Leading national funeral home business buys Heritage Funeral Homes in the Chattanooga area
Carriage Services Inc., the nation's fourth largest funeral business, has purchased the longstanding Heritage Funeral Homes and Cremation Services in Chattanooga and Northwest Georgia, an official said today.
Houston-based Carriage has bought both of Heritage's locations, in East Brainerd and Fort Oglethorpe, said Curtis Ottinger of Heritage.
He said the staff will remain. Heritage owner and President Russell Friberg will serve the business on a consulting basis in the future, Ottinger said.