Billy Vallie Jr. and the staff of Heritage Funeral Home Van Horn held a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Tuesday to commemorate the opening of the funeral home, formerly Carrillo Funeral Home.
Staff members include Linda Hillin, Oscar Espinoza, Sr. and Matthew Velez.
Mr. Vallie has been in the funeral industry for more than 15 years. His father is also a licensed funeral director, and Billy has worked with his father for several years. He was born in Midland, and he has lived in West Texas all his life. Mr. Vallie also oversees the operation of the Pecos Funeral Home.
“I would like to thank the community of Van Horn in welcoming Heritage Funeral Home,â€ said Mr. Vallie. “I look forward to getting to know and serve the people in Van Horn and the surrounding areas. We are here to serve you at your time of need, and please donâ€™t hesitate to call us. I know that Linda Hillin, Matthew Velez and Oscar Espinoza, all residents of Van Horn, will be more than happy to assist you and will continue on in that tradition.â€