Our Staff

Our dedicated and supportive staff are here to guide you through this difficult journey. We take pride in doing our absolute best to ensure your needs are met.

Beverly Huckabee, Owner/Manager

Beverly Huckabee is the owner/manager of both locations. She is a licensed funeral director in Texas. She became familiar with the funeral home as the local florist in Malakoff. She made casket pieces and other arrangements for the services and since she is from Malakoff, she worked many visitations for family and friends. She began working for Tomlinson Funeral home full time in 2006 and then purchased both locations in 2010. It is her desire to offer her community service and professionalism by going above and beyond the expectations of each family. She believes her funeral homes are much more than a business. They are a place of ministry and caring for the families she serves.


Dan Huckabee, Funeral Director

Dan Huckabee has been with Tomlinson Funeral Home since 2004. He is a licensed funeral director in Texas and Police Officer for our area. Dan meets with each family with a personal touch. His care and compassion with each family gives them strength to get through the days of planning and finding closure with the service.




Dane Goode, Funeral Director

Dane Goode is a licensed funeral director in Texas and working at both locations. He is a minister and serving as  pastor of Lakeside Baptist Church in Trinidad, TX. He is married to Beverly's daughter Elizabeth Huckabee Goode and they have two children Drake and Joslynn. He served our country in the Air Force. Dane is very compassionate and caring to take care of each family he serves.




David Burton, Funeral Assistant

David Burton is a funeral director's assistant. He has worked for the funeral home for approximately 25 years. He is a member of Trinity Baptist Church, where he is minister of music. He is married to Cora Burton.





Cora Burton, Office Assistant

Cora Burton is an office assistant and hostess for visitations. She has worked at both offices filling in as secretary and working visitations for the funeral home for as many years as Mr. Burton. During her free time she enjoys researching genealogy and does beautiful work in Quilling




Elizabeth Goode, Funeral Director /Embalmer

Elizabeth is a licensed funeral director and embalmer. She graduated from Amarillo College in 2013. She is married to Dane and they have two children. She grew up a preacher's daughter and now God has called her to be a preacher's wife. She works with the teenagers at Lakeside Baptist Church, Trinidad. Elizabeth grew up in Malakoff and graduated school from here. She uses much love and care in working with each family.



Juanice Burton, Office Manager

Juanice Burton joined our staff in October of 2015. She is the office manager in our Seven Points Location. Juanice has over 27 years experience as office manager of a large doctor's office. She has a compassion for serving and is a wonderful asset to our staff. She shows much compassion and support to each family to make sure that each service is carried out to the families wishes. 
Juanice has lived in Trinidad for many years. She is a member of Lakeside Baptist Church, where she serves as Sunday School teacher and pianist. She has two children Krista Crocker and husband Ray, Wesley Burton and wife Emily. She has two grandchildren Kaleb and Lillian.