Serenity Memorial Chapel and Serenity Memorial Funeral and Cremation Service, LLC understands the value of a quality funeral at an affordable price. Elegance Made Affordable is not just a marketing slogan, but a mission statement in recognition of financially strapped families. Mr. Johnson believes in the time of need, a family shouldn't have to pay huge sums of money for quality and professional funeral services.
On April 1, 1995 and January 18, 1996, Mr. Gerald T. Johnson experienced the lost of his grandparents, Alvin Hall, Sr. and Era Hall. It was during these times of personal grief and mourning and a desire to respectfully honor his grandparents, that Mr. Johnson's "ministry of service" for those who don't have a lot of money was birthed.
After working in the funeral business for more than 11 years, in 2004, Mr. Johnson opened the doors to Serenity Memorial Chapel, LLC in Belleville, Illinois. On May 1, 2010, he stepped out on faith an opened his second location, Serenity Memorial Funeral and Cremation Service, LLC, in St. Louis, Missouri. In 2014, Serenity Memorial Funeral and Cremation Service, LLC expanded to a third location in St. Louis, Missouri.
As a graduate of St. Louis Community College Forest Park, Mr. Johnson holds an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) Degree in Funeral Service Education. He is a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in Illinois and Missouri.