Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer
Louis is the son of the late Walker and Della Knight McQueary. He is a 1963 graduate of Adair County High School, attended Lindsey Wilson College and graduated from the Kentucky School of Mortuary Science in 1967. He received his Funeral Director and Embalmer Licenses in 1967. He is a Licensed Life Insurance Agent for the State of Kentucky. He has worked in the funeral business since high school and has previously served Adair County as Deputy Coroner and Coroner for 15 years. Louis became a partner in Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in March 9, 1972. He is married to Brenda Cheatham McQueary. They have two daughters Jamie (Randal) Murrell and Julie (Larry) Irvin and four grandchildren, Caleb Irvin, Emily Irvin, Meredith Massengale, Madelyn Murrell. He is a member of the Trinity United Methodist Church and a member of Columbia Masonic Lodge #96.
Louis McQueary sold his interest in the funeral home to Jeff Jessie on October 31, 2018 and continues to be a part of the growth and transition of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.