Mark Adams – Owner


Mark Adams is a licensed Funeral Director and owner of Voss & Sons Funeral Service, Inc. He was born in Columbus, Indiana and graduated from Seymour High School in 1981. In 1985, he graduated with scholastic honors from Mid America College of Mortuary Science. He and his wife, Connie, have been married 29 years and are the parents of four children: Lydia, Meredith, Janelle and Brantley; and very proud grandparents of their granddaughter, Ansley. Mark also holds an Indiana Insurance License. He is a member of the Eagles Club and a Board member of the Seymour Boys and Girls Club. He is a past president of the Cortland Alumni Association. In 1989, he was voted Big Brother of the Year; and in 1999, he was Seymour’s Small Business Man of the Year. Mark’s hobbies include coaching various girls and boys basketball teams and cheering on his children in their team endeavors.

Cheryl Smith – Family Services Advisor

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Cheryl has been working with families for many years. She was an elementary teacher and principal for over 20 years in Anderson and Monroe Community Schools. She has also owned her own catering business and worked in the Leadership Development Center at Indiana University. Cheryl has a passion for helping others and building trusting relationships. Besides working with families, she is also the mother of two daughters and wife of 25 years. She enjoys baking, entertaining friends, traveling and playing tennis.

As the Family Services Advisor, Cheryl assists families in funeral pre-arrangement. A preplanned funeral will give your family the peace of mind knowing that your funeral service will be conducted according to your wishes. She is also responsible for meeting with families after the loss of a loved one. Cheryl can help families navigate through the sea of paperwork as well as provide comfort during this difficult transition. Please give Cheryl a call with questions or click here to be directed to a contact form.

Staci Cross – Secretary

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Staci grew up in the Ratcliff Grove area and is a member of Brownstown Christian Church where she
sings on the Praise Team. She graduated from Brownstown Central High School in 1991 then went on
to receive her Associate’s Degree in Administrative Office Technology from IVY Tech State College
in 1995. She has worked in the tax accounting field for over 15 years and at H&R Block since 2004.
Staci does a majority of the “paperwork” involved with a funeral service which ranges anywhere from
creating the Registration Books, Service Folders and videos for the service to filing the necessary
forms for Medicaid Claims and VA Benefits. When she’s not at work, she enjoys spending time with
her friends and family (especially her niece and nephews) and traveling.

Leon Seitz – Part-Time Associate

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He and his wife, Linda, are the parents of two grown sons. They have two granddaughters and a grandson. They are both active members of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church at Borchers. Leon began working here in 2003 after retiring from 40 years of teaching in the Seymour Community School System. His hobbies include spending time with his grandchildren, following local and college sports, and enjoying his retirement.

Sharon Tirey – Part-Time Associate

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Sharon began working at Voss and Sons in 2007. She moved to Seymour in 1963 from Mitchell. She and her late husband Jerry are the parents of three grown children and have 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. She retired from Fidelity Federal Savings and Loan Association after 22 years. She is a member of First United Methodist Church where she serves as the Treasurer. She is also a member of the Seymour Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star. Her hobbies include piecing quilts and reading. She enjoys browsing in quilt shops and bookstores in her spare time.