Welcome to Summers Funeral Home, Inc. website. We have had the honour of serving the families of Ocala and surrounding areas since 1986.
We know that planning a funeral at the death of a loved-one can be very stressful as well as a difficult experience. We value the trust that you have or will place in us by allowing us to give you personalized and professional service as you adjust to your loss.
Let us help you remember the happy times, the times of love and laughter, the bright sunny days that you shared with your loved one.
Alvis D. Summers
Owner and Licensed Funeral Director
The caring and experienced professionals at Summers Funeral Home, Inc. 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 we’ll 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.
Alvis D. Summers
Owner – Licensed Funeral Director – Notary Public
Mr. Summers is a graduate of Vanguard High School – Class of 1974. He received an A.S. Degree in 1983 from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service and was licensed by the State of Florida in 1984. In 1985, Summers Funeral Home was established
Mr. Summers experience include DJ Brown Funeral Home (1974) and Ocala Police Department as a Patrol Officer (1975). In 1982 he took a leave of absence from the Ocala Police Department as a Homicide Detective to attend Mortuary college.
Alvis enjoys being a referee for football and basketball games. He served on the Marion County Sheriff Department Advisory Board and as President of Mid Florida Official Association. He is an active member of the Masonic Order and currently hold the following positions: Past Master of R.R. Bailey Lodge #486; District Deputy Grand Master of District 19; Royal Arch for Mt. Pisgah Chapter #105; University City Consistory #277; United Supreme Council (33º); andHarram Temple #23 A. E.A.O.N.M.S.
He is the father of 3 daughters: Amelia Neal-Spears, Cassandra Sharice Lewis and Adrian Summers-Dixon; 5 grands and 1 great grand.