Our dedicated and professional staff are on call 24 hours a day 7 days a week to serve you in your hour of need.

 John John F. McMahan, II - Managing Director & Owner

John is married to Christie Briscoe McMahan and both are Rutherford County Natives.  John is a graduate of R-S Central High School and a 1983 graduate of Gupton Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta.  He is National Board Certified and licensed as a Funeral Director and Embalmer.  He is the owner and president of McMahan's Funeral Home.  John and Christie have three children, John III (Mackie), Jesse Elizabeth and Lydia Ramona.  John resides in Rutherfordton and is a member of the First Baptist Church Rutherfordton.  John is also a retired volunteer firefighter with the Rutherfordton Fire Department with 20 years of service.

 Adam1 Adam Baynard -Funeral Service Licensee

Adam joined the staff of McMahans in March of 2010.  He is a Rutherford County native and a 1999 graduate of Fayetteville Technical Community College with a Associates Degree in Funeral Service Education.  He is National Board Certified and a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer.  Adam resides in Forest City.  He attends Sulphur Springs Baptist Church and is a Leuitenant/ EMT with the Rutherford County Rescue Crew.


Larry Skipper-Funeral Service Trainee

Larry Skipper is a native of Rutherford County and a 1993 graduate of Chase High School.  He is married to Amanda Atkins Skipper and they live in Cliffside NC with their two children. Larry is a 2011 graduate of Piedmont Technical College in Greenwood S.C. with an AAS in Funeral Service Education. Larry has begun his apprenticeship in December 2012 to become a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. Larry's grandfather A.C. McKinney, who founded the funeral home in Cliffside and Frank McMahan started their carerrs in funeral service together in 1946 and later branched out and opened their own establishments in 1953

 Faye2 J. Faye Hines - Office Administrator


Rev. Clifford Bradshaw - Funeral Service Assistant


Stan Greathouse - Funeral Service Assistant

 Phil Bunn-Funeral Service Assistant

 Zach Dalton - Funeral Service Assistant

 Rev. Dean Baughn-Funeral Service Assistant

Walter N. Guffey (1938-2012)