Sonja Ranae Kesterson Owner/Operator
Sonja began working for Beasley-Wood in 1993. As of September, 2017, she became owner/operator. Sonja is a licensed funeral director. She was born in Mena and was raised in Cove, graduating from Van-Cove High School in 1989. She and her husband Brian have lived in Polk County all of their lives and have two children, Sage and Kiara.
Josh Risman Funeral Director/ Embalmer
Josh is a licensed funeral director and embalmer. He has worked for Beasley-Wood since December, 2010 and has lived in Mena for approximately 14 years. His wife Jayme is an LPN and also an area coordinator for foreign exchange students. They have 2 children, Camden and Cailee.
Kelly Crawford Office Administrator
Kelly has been with Beasley-Wood Funeral Home since November, 2004. She enjoys working with the public and has established a fond relationship with our community.
She and her husband, Kris are longtime residents of Mena. She has a daughter, Shelby, who recently graduated Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.
Mary Page Insurance and Pre-Need Counselor
Mary has been selling pre-needs and insurance since 2003. She has one daughter, Sonja Kesterson and 2 grandchildren, Sage and Kiara. She, along with her husband Leon were born and raised in Polk County and currently live in Mena.
Sharon Fairless Receptionist
Sharon Fairless has been with Beasley-Wood Funeral Home since July, 2004. She is the friendly face that our customers see as they walk in the door. Sharon is well-known in our community as she was raised in Polk County. She has 4 children, Dana, Clint, Kayla and Pilar and several grandchildren. Sharon recently retired in March 2019 but still works part-time.
Vicki Agee Night Receptionist
Vicki Agee began working part time for Beasley-Wood as a night receptionist. Vicki works full time with the Mena Star Newspaper and is a part-time real estate agent. She is well-known in the area and is a longtime resident of Polk County.
Ginger Jones Night Receptionist
Janice Key Night Receptionist