Cathleen T. Blanchard
Manager/Funeral Service Licensee
Cathleen T. Blanchard is the Managing Partner and Funeral Director for Moore-Blanchard Funerals & Cremations in Brevard, North Carolina. She has a daughter, son-in-law and two lovely grandchildren. Cathleen has been affiliated with Moore Funeral Home since 2005. In this capacity, Ms. Blanchard leads and manages part-time employees serving a population of fifty thousand residents in the local and surrounding counties.
She is a 1987 graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta, Georgia. Graduating in a class of only 24% women students, she was a groundbreaker for women in the industry in Western North Carolina. Her internship in Charleston, SC introduced her to the latest embalming and cremation techniques and she brought her talents to North Carolina. She has shown tremendous initiative and consistent high quality in her professional endeavors. She helped bring a pet initiative consisting of a pet cemetery and pet cremations, along with green burial options, to Western North Carolina. Cathleen has served at District Director, Secretary-Treasurer, and Past President for the North Carolina Funeral Directors Association. Cathleen serves on the Transylvania County Hospital Foundation Board of Trustees, and is the president of the Brevard Rotary for 2016 and 2017. It is her goal to always serve her families with the utmost integrity and dignity.