Berry Highland South


Carolyn Ruth Finchum

15 July, 194029 December, 2020

Carolyn Ruth Finchum, age 80, of Knoxville, TN went to be with her Heavenly Father on December 29, 2020. Carolyn had waiting on her, just inside the gates of Eternity, her loving husband, Oliver Broady Finchum; parents, Rev. Henry C. Ruth II and Lydia Rhistine Walton Ruth; brother-in-law, Don Burnett; grandson, David Bryan Mashburn. She leaves behind to cherish her memories her loving daughters, Vickie (Warren) Paneville, Treca Finchum; son, Donnie Harry (Sandy) Finchum; brother, Henry C. (Glenda) Ruth III; sister, Gail Burnett and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great- grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. The family of Carolyn will receive friends at Berry Highland South Funeral Home, 9010 E. Simpson Rd., Knoxville, TN 37920 on Saturday, January, 2, 2021 from 1:30pm to 2:45pm with a graveside service to follow at 3:00pm at Berry Highland South Cemetery with Rev. Jeromy Ruth to officiate.


Wendell Donohoo II Grandson Mitchell Donohoo Grandson Michael Finchum Grandson Alyssa Grant Granddaughter-in-law Wayne Burnett Nephew Jeromy Ruth Nephew

Berry Highland South Funeral Home 9010 E. Simpson Rd. Knoxville, TN 37920 865-573-7300


  • Visitation

    Saturday, 2 January , 2021

  • Graveside Service

    Saturday, 2 January , 2021

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