Amy Sellers Shepard
Co-Owner, Office Administrator/Pre-need Insurance Agent/ Apprentice Funeral Director/Embalmer
Amy is the daughter of the Ronnie Sellers (late) and Linda Thompson Sellers of Columbia. She is a 1997 graduate of Headland High School. In 1996, Amy began working in the medical field while still in Highschool. She has a love for the medical field and helping others in their time of need.
In 2001 she received her Emergency Medical Technician license, along with her EVOC Instructor license from Alabama Fire College. In addition, she is an American Heart Instructor for CPR and First Aid.
In 2003 she started work at Medical Center Barbour in Eufaula until moving to Dothan in 2014.
Since 2014, Amy has been an owner/manager of House of Flowers, which has been voted “Best of the Wiregrass” in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020 for Best Florist. House of Flowers is located on the same property as Family First Funeral Care and having the two operations together has been beneficial to helping families save money, in addition to the convenience of a one stop shop offering.
After Family First opened for business, it was evident that in addition to her role at the flower shop, Amy and her office administrative skills was needed at the funeral home. She is now full-time with both companies, where she serves as the office administrator for Family First and helps with the flower shop when she has a spare moment, or during busy times such as Valentine’s, Mother’s Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, etc.…
Amy is currently enrolled at Gupton Jones to receive her Funeral Director/Embalmers licenses as well as an Associates Degree in Mortuary Science.
Amy is the youngest of four siblings, Ronnie (Susan) Sellers, late Rhonda (Chris) Tomasino and Amanda Brackin. She and Jason are parents to four children, Jaycie Shepard, Jon Paul Shepard, Baileigh Martin, Peyton Martin and two fur babies, Daisy and Milo.