Don Broome was born in Asheville, NC and is the son of the late William Edward and Dot Broome. He graduated from Lee H. Edwards High School and Dallas Institute-Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science. Don formerly was employed by Baptist Hospital-Bowman Gray School of Medicine in the Department of Pathology. He and his wife Sharon are members of Rogersville Presbyterian Church.
Don is married to Sharon Roberts Broome, daughter of the late Jerry and Helen Lunsford Roberts. Sharon is a graduate of Mars Hill College with a Bachelor of Arts in Piano and Organ and continued her education at University of North Carolina at Charlotte. They have two daughters Kristin and Meredith, five grandchildren Sebastian, Genevieve, Franscesca, Hope, and Zayne.
Kristin Broome Uhde graduated from Hollins College, ETSU, and University of South Florida with a PhD in Tropical and Infectious Disease Prevention. Previously Kristin was an Epidemilogical Intelligent Service Officer at Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Atlanta, GA. She is married to Jochen Uhde, electrical engineer for SIEMENS. Kristin and Jochen are members of First Baptist Church of Atlanta, GA.
Meredith Broome Bachman is a graduate of Carson-Newman College with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and a graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, Atlanta, GA. Meredith is affiliated with Broome Funeral Home, Inc and a Registered Nurse at Ballad Health Hawkins County Memorial Hospital Emergency Room, Rogersville. She is married to Jarrod Bachman. Jarrod is a Journeyman Lineman for Holston Electric Cooperative. Jarrod and Meredith attend Providence Church in Church Hill, TN.
Please note: Sharon Broome, Kristin and Jochen Uhde, and Jarrod Bachman are not licensed funeral directors.