Velveeta Reid-Hairston, MSW, CCSOTS
Office Manager/Accounts Payable & Receivable, Payroll/Notary
Mrs. Velveeta Reid-Hairston is a native of Eastern North Carolina. She is the wife of Tommy H. Hairston, Sr. Parent's to four adult children, and 4 grandchildren.
In addition to being the funeral home Office Manager and Community Programs Coordinator, she is employed as a Social Worker with the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. Velveeta along with her husband, Aunt, & Uncle, Emma and Bernard Hunter helped developed the Hairston Funeral Home Honors/Scholarship Project.
Velveeta holds a B.S. degree from Livingstone College and a Master of Social Work degree (Clinical Track) from Norfolk State University. She holds NC Department of Public Instruction licensure as a School Social Worker, and Physical Education teacher, grades K-12 and is a Certified Clinical Sex Offender Treatment Specialist.
Mrs. Hairston is a member of Mt. Lebanon A.M.E. Zion Church, Albemarle Conference, Elizabeth City, North Carolina.
She is a member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., the Winston-Salem Alumni Association and National Alumni Association of Livingstone College and the local Rowan/Salisbury Chapter of the NAACP. She was crowned Ms. Alumni of Livingstone College in November 2013.
Velveeta is also available to provide bereavement counseling to families in the Rowan/Salisbury area.