Learn our story, from the beginning and into the future.
Beauty, Tradition, and CareFor more than sixty years, the families of Southern Maryland have relied on the caring, exceptional people of Trinity Memorial Gardens and have laid their loved ones to rest here.
An atmosphere of serenity surrounds and permeates these gardens, and rightly so—we work tirelessly to ensure that Trinity Memorial Gardens is a place of dignity, respect, beauty, and peace.
A Guarantee of Care, Now and ForeverYou too can have the peace-of-mind that all families who choose Trinity Memorial Gardens as the final resting place for their loved ones enjoy. The Trinity Memorial Gardens Family Service Center is staffed by caring and experienced professionals who are trained to assist you with information and selections.
Trinity Memorial Gardens offers options for every family’s unique needs. At Trinity Memorial Gardens there is a program to fit your family's personal needs, and a price to fit your family’s budget—all with perpetual care included, so that you will never have to worry about the upkeep of your loved one’s final resting place.
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Who We Are
Meet our staff. Members of the local community make everything that happens possible.
Together, we make this place amazing.
Operations and Finance Director
Todd is a United States Marine Corps. Veteran. As Operations and Finance Director, he oversees various aspects and functionality of both Trinity Memorial Gardens & Friendship Pet Memorial Park. He has completed extensive training through the International Association of Pet Cemeteries & Crematories earning his “Pet Bereavement Specialist” Certification. The certification process involved intensive training within the classroom and at pet loss facilities. Mr. Manuel is one of the first individuals to earn this certification in the metro area.
Bogie & Bacall
Bereavement Therapy Dogs In Training
Bogie & Bacall, our youngest furry team members are on their journey to become certified Bereavement Therapy Dogs through Therapy Dogs International. This certification is one of the most intensive programs in the United States and requires over 100 visits and multiple tests. Bogie & Bacall want to make their cousin Sadie proud as they follow in her footsteps. Watch for dates on our event calendar of when they will be at the office to come by and meet them.
Anna Gilliam, born and raised in the Southern Maryland community, has served families of Trinity Memorial Gardens for the past four (4) years. Anna acquired her experience in grief ministry with over 10 years of volunteer work and mission trips in her community and beyond through her church. As a mother to her 4 year old and infant daughter, she has the determination and compassion that grieving families need!
In 2018, Anna was promoted to Assistant Sales Manager and again in 2021 to Sales Manager. She now oversees Family Counseling and Memorial/Bench departments. Her goal is to meet the needs of her families before, at, and after the time of need by providing support, empathy and the utmost care.
Office Manager & Bookkeeper
Dotty brings over 38 years of Office Management, Human Resources and Accounting to the Trinity Team. She maintains all of the accounting functions and helps to oversee the day-to-day operations at Trinity Memorial Gardens.
Dotty has been a resident of Southern Maryland for over 33 years. Family and friends are an important part of her daily life. As a family that is growing, vacationing together usually involves hunting and/or fishing. Being a professional seamstress is Dotty's life's work; she enjoys creating, designing and giving to others.
Kea Green is from a small town called Loveville in St. Mary's County, MD. She has three beautiful children: Enoch (6), Keziyah (9), and Kalijah (11) and is especially loving and caring toward her 11 year old daughter Kalijah, who has special needs since suffering a brain injury at birth. Ms. Green has made it her purpose to bring a loving and caring energy to anyone she meets because she knows the importance of having to care for and love someone that is solely dependent on her.
Aside from being a mother of three, Ms. Green went to college in Durham, North Carolina and in Vienna, Virginia to study visual communications. Over the years, she has become a serial entrepreneur creating and building ideas into business. She once owned and operated a restaurant in Southern Maryland called "Puddin's Place" with her dad, which grew into a mobile food truck service with the belief that: "Sharing a meal with loved ones is the best way to show you care." When she is not discovering the next big thing, she enjoys cooking large dinners or enjoying "Maryland Carbs" with family and friends.
Ms. Green is usually the family planner or host of events or major gatherings for her loved ones. She has a natural ability to make you feel "right at home" in any situation, and has no shortage of southern hospitality to share when it comes to extending her warm friendly smile, compassion and comfort to anyone she meets.
Superintendent of Grounds
Derrick Derrickson is the superintendent of the grounds at Trinity Memorial Gardens. He has been an essential member of Trinity's Team for 7 years. Derrick takes great pride in his work and cares deeply about the cemetery and all who enter. His objective is to ensure that every family's experience is pleasant and respectful and to maintain a family-like atmosphere for staff and visitors.
He looks forward to continuing to serve Trinity Memorial Gardens' families for many years to come!
Jamal W Johnson
Shariese, a lifetime resident of Charles County, brings over 15 years of customer service and over 10 years of receptionist experience to the Trinity team. She will always offer a warm smile or kind words, whether you are in the office or over the phone. She covers all the front desk and phone operations and prides herself on being that first sense of comfort when contacting our offices.
Shariese is a graduate of Virginia State University with a Bachelor of Arts. Shariese is family oriented and enjoys traveling and cooking for her 14-year-old daughter, Laila. She also enjoys giving back to the community.
She looks forward to helping you and providing support during your time of need.
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