Tanya Pettit is a new cemeterian and pre-need counselor for Coleman Funeral Home in DeSoto County. Pettit also leads the management of Autumn Woods Cemetery in Olive Branch. Pettit has previously worked for Family Heritage Plan in Houston, Texas, and Forest Hill Funeral Home in Memphis, Tenn. In her work, Tanya focuses on treating the families she serves the way she would want her own family treated. Coleman Funeral Home, based in Oxford, has a home in Olive Branch, a temporary facility on Church Road near Tanger Outlets in Southaven, and is in the process of building a new custom home on Star Landing Road to serve western DeSoto County.