Our Staff

William B. “Bill” McCulla, IV graduated from Morgantown High School and continued on to West Virginia University. Upon completion of his education he moved to Pittsburgh to complete mortuary school at the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. Bill graduated with honors in 1977.

Bill has lived in Westover his entire life. He enjoys helping the community that helped make him who he is today. The people of Westover have been so good to support him and his business.

The Lord has blessed Bill with a supportive wife, Marci (Eddy) McCulla and two beautiful daughters: Megan McCulla and her hudband Lucas and Kate McCulla Slaughter and her husband Larkin. Megan and her husband Lucas have given them two wonderful grandchildren: Charlie and Elizabeth McCulla. 

Paul Brock began working full time at McCulla Funeral Home in November 1998. When the coal mines laid him off, he took advantage of a grant for retraining and entered mortuary school through the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science. He became licensed in 1999.

Paul is married to his wife, Janet (Pennell) Brock and they have two children: Ben Brock and his wife Kate and Sarah Conard and her husband Matt. Their greatest joys are their grandchildren: Landon and Tucker Conard and Ruby Q. Brock.

Paul enjoys working with people to help them find the perfect way to memorialize their loved one and help them to move on after a loss.

Kate McCulla Slaughter has been a lifelong resident of the Westover area and has worked at McCulla Funeral Home on a full time basis since 2010. After graduating from University High School in 2006, Kate continued her education at West Virginia University earning her Bachelor’s in Business Management in December 2009; graduating Summa Cum Laude. Kate attended the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science; where she graduated in 2012, becoming Monongalia County’s first licensed female funeral director and embalmer. Growing up around the funeral home helped Kate to realize the impact that can be made in funeral service. Kate’s compassion was her calling.


Kate has been married to her high school sweetheart, Larkin Slaughter since June of 2012. They have four nieces and nephews: Charlie McCulla, Addi Kipp, Dawson Kipp, and Elizabeth McCulla; who they enjoy spoiling. Kate is a member of Kingdom Evangelical Methodist Church.

Robbie Eddy joined the McCulla Funeral Home staff full time in January of 2010. He is a 2006 graduate of Clay-Battelle High School and a 2009 graduate of West Virginia University School of Business and Economics, majoring in Business Administration/Accounting. Following graduation from West Virginia University, Robbie continued his education at the Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science where he graduated in January of 2012.

Robbie has been blessed abundantly with his wife since June 2010, Leslie (Bolyard) Eddy. Together they have been given the gift of two beautiful children: Braxton Eddy, born in June 2013, and Reese Eddy, born in March 2017; one niece, Callista Wilson, and two nephews, Wesley Wilson and Charlie Bowen.

Robbie enjoys working with families to meet their unique needs. Since high school, Robbie has worked in funeral service in some capacity and feels he has found his calling.

“Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters…” ~Colossians 3:23