The caring and experienced professionals at Ponte Vedra Valley are here to support you through this difficult time. We offer a range of personalized services to suit your family’s wishes and requirements. You can count on us to help you plan a personal, lasting tribute to your loved one. And Ponte Vedra Valley will carefully guide you through the many decisions that must be made during this challenging time.
You are welcome to call us at any time of the day, any day of the week, for immediate assistance. Or, visit our funeral home in person at your convenience. We also provide a wealth of information here on our web site so you can learn more from the privacy of your own home.
Patricia A. West
Patricia A. West, Founding Owner, is one of the few women in Florida to own a Funeral Home, Cremation Center and Cemetery combination. Starting out as an educator, the leap to cemeterian was a huge one, but it was soon proven that service to families at their most urgent time of need was her true calling. Patricia is determined that every grieving family is given the care and consideration they deserve.
Patricia was actively
involved with Ponte Vedra Beach Rotary, a Board Member and Assistant Director
of The Ponte Vedra Chamber of Commerce, involved in the ground breaking of the
Players Community Senior Center, has received several awards for her civic
service including being recognized with the Enterprising Women of Florida
Leadership Award, is a proud sponsor of the Shriners organization, and has hosted
numerous Dreams Come True benefits. She and
her husband, Tommy, are longtime members of the Ponte Vedra Palm Valley
community and the Ponte Vedra Inn and Club.
Brent Headrick, Owner, is Ponte Vedra Valley’s Managing Funeral Director. He overseas every aspect of the cemetery, funeral home and cremation center.
Brent was a founding member of the Beaches Roteract Club, provides practical experience and internships for students in the Funeral Service program at Florida State College of Jacksonville, spends time volunteering at The Players Community Senior Center, and also The Mission House in Jacksonville Beach.
Brent is married to Jacque, they have two children, and their family attends Christ Episcopal Church in Ponte Vedra Beach.
Jacque Headrick, Owner, manages the office at Ponte Vedra Valley. She also helps families with their cemetery needs, headstones, and assists with funeral services. She is the niece of founding owner, Patricia West.
Jacque has spent time volunteering in classrooms, the Players Community Senior Center, and also organized two support groups at Ponte Vedra Valley - Parents With Hope and Lilies of the Valley.
Jacque is married to Brent, they have two children, and their family attends Christ Episcopal Church in Ponte Vedra Beach.
Kandice Jacobs-Armstrong has been a part of the
PVV Family for the past several years. Kandice holds a Bachelor of General
Studies from Texas Woman’s University (concentrating in Business, English &
Sociology) and Associate of Science in Funeral Services from Florida State
College at Jacksonville. Recently awarded a concurrent funeral
director/embalmer license, Kandice continues her commitment to PVV families.
She is a faithful member of the Northside Church of Christ – working closely
with the youth; serving on the FSCJ Funeral Services Advisory Board; and
facilitating workshops focused on the following: equipping communities with
practical tools to effectively support the bereaved, collaborative
relationships between medical and death care professionals, and making
end-of-life decisions prior to the advent of at-need situations.
Her genuine care and understanding of families seeking help, comes from first being a family member, that found compassionate care and understanding when her own husband passed away several years ago. He now has his permanent home here "In The Valley."
Rene facilitates our monthly support group for widows - Lilies of the Valley. She also started the Merry Widows Club and she recently earned her certification in The Grief Recovery program.