James Welch

James Welch

James Welch has been an essential part of Johnson Funeral Home since 2015, currently serving as a Funeral Director. His role allows him to compassionately guide families through challenging times, and he takes pride in the collaborative effort of his workplace to ensure every family receives the utmost care and service

Appreciating the familial atmosphere of his community, James is an active member of the First Baptist Church of Moss Bluff. He values the strong bonds and mutual support that characterize the Lake Charles area.

James brings a variety of unique skills to his role, including being a Cremation Operator since 2016. His educational background consists of a B.S. in Mass Communication and a Minor in Communication Studies from McNeese, where he graduated in 2019.

In his personal life, James married the love of his life, Heidi Welch, in 2022. He enjoys outdoor activities, spending time with family and friends, wildlife hunting, and actively participating in church activities.