About Us

Our Valued Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

James Stephens

A Wisconsin native, James graduated from USU with a BA in Spanish and Business and has lived in Cache Valley for nearly a decade. He also earned a degree in Mortuary Science. James and his wife, Alexis, have made Cache Valley their home, and have two sons, Weston and Jack. He discovered his passion for funeral work here in the valley and has since managed three different funeral homes. He is excited to make White Pine his permanent destination and looks forward to serving a community that has given him so much. James takes great pride in serving families, ensuring that their experiences are exactly what they envision for their loved ones.

Mark Thurston

Mark has been in the funeral industry for over 21 years. He was raised in Hyde Park, Utah and graduated from Sky View High School and Utah State University. He and his wife, Tenley, have 5 children. They reside in Smithfield, Utah.