Rachel Hood Barr
Funeral Director

Rachel is the daughter of Pam and David Owen. She joined the funeral home in March 1999.

Rachel attended Christian Academy of Louisville for 12 years, graduating in 1992. She attended the University of Louisville, receiving degrees in Psychology and Sociology. While attending UofL, she managed the Imaginarium Toy Store in The Mall St. Matthews.

Following her graduation from UofL in 2000, Rachel started her apprenticeship at Owen Funeral Home and received her Funeral Director's License in 2003. She feels the most rewarding part of her job is being able to assist families through a difficult time. Rachel enjoys the family ties and being able to work daily with her parents.

In June 2012, Rachel married Richard Barr in Hawaii. They enjoy sports, traveling and hanging out with their dogs, Brutus, Dexter and Laila. Rachel is on the Board of Directors for The Academy at St. Andrews, a school for autistic and special needs children. She enjoys photography and is an avid New York Yankees fan.