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McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel in Mint Hill, NC helps you create meaningful funerals and memorial services that respect wishes and comfort families. Our Mint Hill Chapel location is part of the McEwen family of funeral homes, which has served the Charlotte area for more than 90 years.

A personal touch

Our funeral directors and support staff know the complexities of planning a funeral, especially after losing a loved one. We focus on a personal approach that not only helps ease the planning process, but also offers comfort in your time of need.

We're happy to answer any questions you have as well as discuss funeral costs and services that suit your wishes. Our goal is to provide the support you expect from a locally operated funeral home in Charlotte.

Let's start with a story

Chapel at McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill ChapelMcEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel offers families the option to customize their experiences. One way we do this is through personalized services that celebrate the memories and passions we share with our loved ones. Our staff will help you tell this story as we listen to your ideas and turn those ideas into a funeral or memorial service that creates a wonderful memory. We can design services as contemporary or traditional as you wish, including those with military honors, religious themes and catering.

We honor veterans

McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel understands the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level One Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, our staff is knowledgeable in the benefits available to veterans and their families. With respect, integrity and dignity, we will walk you through the steps of creating a veteran's memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.

Community involvement

Our team enjoys giving back to our community and being involved in worthwhile causes. We support organizations such as Hospice and Palliative Care, Charlotte Region, American Diabetes Association and Donate Life, as well as several places of worship and charities.

Meeting your needs

Whether you wish to plan ahead or need immediate assistance, we hope to serve you during this time. Feel free to visit McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill Chapel to meet with our professional staff, or learn about funeral and cremation services in Charlotte.


Front exterior building at McEwen Funeral Service-Mint Hill ChapelFor more than 110 years, the McEwen Funeral Service family has served the Charlotte area. Our journey began around 1908 when R.J. McEwen began making coffins in Mint Hill, North Carolina, to help those who lost loved ones to a flu epidemic. In 1915, R.J.'s son, Carl J. McEwen, began working with him, and they later stocked caskets in their Mint Hill hardware store. In 1921, they added additional services and purchased a hearse for funeral services. As their business grew, R.J. and Carl opened McEwen Funeral Home of Mint Hill in 1926.

Additional services

In addition, McEwen Funeral Service provided ambulance service for several decades. At the time, few places in the United States had airplane ambulance service, and the McEwens provided the only option in the Southeast. Their bi-plane saved many lives in the 30s and was eventually donated to the war effort at the request of the federal government.

Growth and expansion

As a result of our strong reputation in the community, McEwen Funeral Service grew rapidly. In 1935, we opened a location in Monroe. We added another location on East Morehead Street in Charlotte in 1947. As the business continued to grow, we expanded with locations in Derita in 1972 and Pineville in 1993.

Today, we continue to innovate and offer specialized funeral and memorial services for all our families. It's our hope to provide the same quality care on which we were founded while meeting the changing needs of the Charlotte area.

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Interested in learning more? Call us at 704-545-4864 to request a custom quote.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"McEwen Mint Hill went out of the way to be sure that we were pleased with everything."

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January 2021

"Erin was ready to help us take care of anything at mom's service and Amanda took care of setting everything up for moms service at such a difficult time."

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January 2021

"The staff at McEwan was very professional and kind. Erin made sure all needs and requests were met. She stepped in to help me make choices that were difficult in my time of sadness and loss. She suggested a wonderful pastor and Pianist for the service. Mandy attended the service in a caring and professional manner."

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December 2020

"We entrusted McEwen-Mint Hill with the arrangements for all four of our parents because we knew our loved one would be treated with dignity and our instructions would be followed. They ensure that all our needs are met on the day of the service and have every detail covered even if we forget an item that we are responsible for."

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December 2020

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