Our Team

Combined, we have more that 75 years of experience in the funeral and cremation business. Trust the G.C. Williams team with your precious memories!

Jasper Crenshaw


Mr. Crenshaw is a 1966 graduate of the Kentucky School of Mortuary Science. He also holds a license from the Commonwealth of Kentucky’s Department of Insurance.

Mr. Crenshaw has served this community for over 40 years. He is a member of Greater Salem Baptist Church where he is a Deacon. He is also a life member of the Louisville Urban League and a life member of the NAACP. He is a member of Southern Cross Lodge #39 PHA, a member of the Louisville Consistory #41 and a 33 degree Mason.

He served as former coordinator of the African American Taskforce of the Kentucky Organ Donors Affiliates (KODA). Mr. Crenshaw is a member of the Kentucky Association of Morticians, Inc. and the National Funeral Directors & Morticians Association, Inc.

Pearl Claybrooks

Office Manager/Funeral Director

Mrs. Claybrooks is a native of Louisville, Kentucky. She is a graduate of Middleton High School in Tampa, Florida. Mrs.Claybrooks started her professional career in funeral services in Newark, Jersey at Emmitt Lewis Home for funerals. In 1978 after moving back to Louisville, she began working at GC Williams Funeral Home. In 1982, she became a licensed funeral director in the State of Kentucky.

Mrs.Claybrooks is a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church, a life member of the Urban League (Louisville Chapter), and a member of the NAACP. She is a member of the Kentucky Association of Morticians, Inc. and the Kentucky Women’s Auxiliary. Mrs. Claybrooks has served this community for over 30 years.

Cynthia B. Baker

Vice President/General Manager/ Mortician/After Care Coordinator

Christopher Washburn


Catina Hatchett-Smith


Eric Winstead

Funeral Director

Brenda Smithers

Administrative Office Assistant

Carolyn Chandler

Funeral Director/Office Assistant

Jonathan Harris

Funeral Director/Technology Coordinator

Drivers & Support Staff

Drivers – Gary Head & Isham Spencer
Chaplain – Rev. Darrell Nathan-Minister

G.C. Williams Funeral Home Inc.

1935 W. Broadway Louisville, KY 40203-3549

Call: (502) 772-3123 | Fax: (502) 772-5433

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