About The Staff

Patton Funeral Home

OwnersRick and Kalene Summerville are the proud owners of Patton Funeral Home.  They made their home in Chariton County in 1990. On August 24, 1999 they purchased the former McFadden-Fuemmeler Funeral Home and Eastlawn Memory Gardens Cemetery, allowing them to make Chariton County their permanent home. Prior to the purchase of Summerville Funeral Home, Inc. they co-managed the former Berry Funeral Homes in Salisbury, Keytesville, and McCurry-Berry Funeral Home in Brunswick. Rick and Kalene are both licensed funeral directors and embalmers in the state of Missouri. Rick attended mortuary school in Dallas and Kalene attended Kansas City Kansas Community College.

Rick and Kalene are very active in community activities and groups, belonging to the Lions, PEO, Beta Sigma Phi, Salisbury United Methodist Church and many others. Rick and Kalene have three daughters; Jade, Amber and Brooke Summerville. Summerville Funeral Home, Inc. also employees Chris Dady as the manager of the Patton Funeral Home.

Kalene was elected as District 2 Director in 2005, and in May 2007 she was elected to be Sec/Treas of the Missouri Funeral Director's Association. In June, 2009, she was elected President of the Missouri Funeral Directors and Embalmers Association. They both are also members of the National Funeral Directors Association.



Chris The ManagerChris Dady has been the proud manager of Patton Funeral Home since 2013.  Chris grew up in Windsor, MO where he worked for a local funeral home for 7 years.  Chris attended the Dallas Institue of Funeral Service in Dallas, TX, and graduated in 2007.  He has been a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer since 2008.  Chris and his wife, Allison (Monnig) Dady, live in Salisbury, MO with their two children, Carson and Aubrey.  They are members of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Salisbury.  Chris is also a member of the Missouri Funeral and Embalmers Association, National Funeral Directors Association, and the Huntsville MO Rotary Club.  

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  •  121 N Main
    Huntsville, MO 65259
  •  Phone: 660-277-3218
  •  Fax: 660-277-3104
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