Mike Everly President
Mike’s first experience with funeral service was in 1962 with a funeral home in Hartford, Kentucky, which was owned by Haley-McGinnis at that time. It was there that he served his apprenticeship. He graduated from Kentucky School of Mortuary Science and served in the military until 1968.
Mike has been President of Haley-McGinnis since 1978. He is Past President of Owensboro Lions Club and Owensboro Southtown Kiwanis. Mike and his wife, Kay, purchased Haley-McGinnis in 1998. Together, Mike and Kay have six children, eleven grandchildren and one great-grandchild. They attend Owensboro Christian Church.
Kay Everly Treasurer
Kay is a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High School. She became acquainted with Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home in 1980 when she became employed as the secretary for the firm; presently she is co-owner and secretary/treasurer. She attends Owensboro Christian Church, with her husband, Mike. Kay has four daughters, two sons, eleven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Megan Morris Vice President
Megan graduated from Apollo High School in 2002. After graduation she moved to Lexington to attend the University of Kentucky from which she received a Bachelors degree in Communications and a Minor in Business in 2006. After graduating from UK, Megan began serving her apprenticeship at Haley-McGinnis. In 2007, she attended Mid-America College of Funeral Service in Jeffersonville, Indiana where she received an Associates degree in Mortuary Science. Megan is married to her husband, Nathan. They attend Blessed Mother Catholic Church. She is a member of the Owensboro Chamber, Owensboro Business and Professional Women’s Club, Junior League of Owensboro, and serves on the Hospice of Western Kentucky Spring Fling Committee. Megan and Nathan have two children, Anderson and Everett.
Nathan Morris Managing Funeral Director
Nathan proudly attended Owensboro Catholic High School. After graduating, Nathan moved to High Point, NC where he began performing music, releasing multiple albums and earning the 2010 Indie Charts Independent Artist of the Year Award. In 2010, Nathan began working at Haley-McGinnis Funeral Home, where he now serves as General Manager. He is a member of Blessed Mother Catholic Church and is involved in many clubs such as Owensboro’s BNI Chapter, Owensboro Chamber, and many other networking organizations. Nathan and his wife Megan were married on November 10, 2012. They have two children, Anderson and Everett.
Ken Sheaffer Funeral Service Professional
Ken was born in Coatsville, Pennsylvania. He graduated from high school at Staunton Military Academy in Virginia and attended college at Kentucky Wesleyan College, earning a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary and Elementary Education. After college, he taught fourth grade in Indiana for three years. Ken became a licensed funeral director in 1978; He is a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and is active in the Odd Fellows Lodge in Owensboro. Together, he and his wife, Carlyne, have six daughters, one son and twelve grandchildren.
John Morris Licensed Funeral Professional
John is a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High School. After high school, John attended the University of Kentucky, where he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Economics with a Minor in Philosphy. John joined the Haley-McGinnis family in 2014, where he serves as a Funeral Director. He and his wife, Kayla, welcomed their son, John Sullivan, May 31, 2017. John is an avid gamer and enjoys reading and science fiction.
Whitney Nash Licensed Funeral Professional
Whitney graduated from Butler County High School in 2008 with a Comprehensive Diploma. She then attended Western Kentucky University before pursuing her true passion at Mid-America College of Funeral Service, where she graduated in 2012 with a Bachelor's degree in Mortuary Science, and obtained her National Board Certification. After serving her apprenticeship at J.C. Kirby and Son Funeral Chapels in Bowling Green, she successfully became a dual-licensed embalmer and funeral director in 2015, both titles she proudly holds. Whitney has also attended the advanced embalming techniques seminar at the Vernie Fountain National Academy for Reconstructive Surgery in her never-ending pursuit of excellence in the serving of her profession and community. She is a member of the Caneyville Church of God of Prophecy, and began working at Haley McGinnis in 2017.
Jeff O'Bryan Director of Maintenance
Jeff is a graduate of Owensboro Catholic High School. In 2005 Jeff joined the staff at Haley-McGinnis, where he is the groundskeeper and also is in charge of building and vehicle maintenance. Jeff and his wife Wendy, have two sons; Logan and Landon.
Cindy Street Family Service Advisor
Cindy has a Masters of Social Work degree from the University Of Louisville - Kent School Of Social Work. She served as a community based family social worker with the State of Kentucky Cabinet for Human Resources followed with Seven Counties Services in Jefferson County from 1984 until 1997. She then transitioned into the Human Resources field within the lodging resort industry with Vail Resorts properties in Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming and Breckenridge, Colorado. She is both SPHR and SHRM-SCP certified. Cindy returned to Kentucky in 2007 as the Director of Human Resources for the Hyatt Regency Lexington. She joined us in 2017 as our Family Services Advisor, supporting and guiding individuals preplanning their Life Celebrations.
Lisa Sisk Office Manager
Lisa, a member of St. Pius X Catholic Church, joined the Haley McGinnis Family in September 2017. She has 20 + years of experience in the administrative and accounting fields. She and her husband Gary live in Owensboro and have 4 children and 4 grandchildren.
Dr. Jonathan Eric Carroll KLPC Licensed Pastoral Counselor-in-Residence
Dr. Jonathan Eric Carroll is a Kentucky Licensed Pastoral Counselor (KLPC), a member of
the Kentucky Association of Pastoral Counselors, an Adjunct Professor at Louisville
Presbyterian Theological Seminary, and is a Fellow in the American Association of Pastoral
Counselors. He is the Pastoral Counselor-in-Residence at Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory, where he offers Grief Counseling and facilitates The Good Grief Group, a monthly group counseling opportunity open to anyone who is living with grief and who desires to grow in
and through the experience of it. He is also the founder and lead therapist at The Clinic @ The Montgomery, a counseling center located in downtown Owensboro, Kentucky.
Dr. Carroll is a graduate of Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary (D.Min), Princeton
Theological Seminary (Th.M.), Columbia Theological Seminary (M.Div.), and King College
(B.A.). His post-doctoral studies took place at the Bowen Center for the Study of the Family
in Georgetown, Washington, D.C., the institution responsible for the continuation of the
work of Murray Bowen, whose Family Systems Theory has become the lens through which
Dr. Carroll practices therapy in his private practice.Dr. Carroll engaged in further post-doctoral studies at the Kentuckiana Pastoral Counseling Consortium, a training center of the American Association of Pastoral Counselors (AAPC).
Kristine Jones Associate
Marie Harding Administrative Assistant
Marie has two sons, one daughter and three grandchildren. She is a member of the Baptist faith and has been part of the Haley-McGinnis & Owensboro Funeral Home family since 2009, serving as the weekend Administrative Assistant. Marie is also employed full-time at United Way of the Ohio Valley, where she has served as the Campaign Administrative Assistant since 2007.
Alyson Ford Funeral Assistant