History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our History

Construction began on the funeral home in February of 2010 and was completed in August of the same year. The funeral home opened on September 17, 2010.



Our Valued Staff

Joe  Johnson.Sr.

Joe Johnson.Sr.

Joe Johnson, Sr., was born in Jennings, Louisiana and moved with his family to Lake Charles, Louisiana at the age of 12. Joe is a graduate of LaGrange Senior High and a 1990 graduate of the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service in Dallas, Texas. He became a licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director in 1991. Kelli is a graduate of DeRidder High School and is a licensed pre-need specialist. They opened Johnson & Brown Funeral Home on September 17, 2010.

Joe and his wife, Kelli Brown Johnson, live in Iowa, Louisiana and are active members in their community.


Kelli Brown Johnson

Kelli Brown Johnson, Owner / Funeral Assistant & Preneed Specialist

Kelli is a licensed pre-need specialist with the State of Louisiana and a Grief Recovery Method Specialist.
She is currently a funeral director intern and will be attending Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service.




Wendy Ducat

Wendy Ducat