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For more than a century, Monte Vista Memorial Park has provided care and service to families in and around Johnson City, Tennessee. The cemetery is among the larger perpetual care cemeteries in the area, which also includes the cities of Elizabethton, Kingsport and Bristol. Together, Monte Vista Memorial Park and Monte Vista Funeral Home add vital convenience and simplicity when planning funeral and burial arrangements, minimizing the stress of planning when you need it most.

Beautifully renovated funeral home

Completely renovated in 2018, Monte Vista Funeral Home is a bright and airy 3,100-square-foot building, providing a sense of calm and comfort for families during this difficult time. From the moment you step inside, you are met with a spacious foyer that combines southern, traditional elegance with modern amenities.

Our chapel and reflection area

Chapel at Monte Vista Funeral Home & Monte Vista Memorial ParkOur extensive renovation included the addition of a stunning nondenominational chapel, complete with a cathedral ceiling and chair seating for up to 120 guests. Stained glass sits at the front of the chapel, providing an abundance of natural light. The chapel includes a state-of-the-art sound system, piano and organ, as well as two 65-inch television screens that can be used to showcase slideshows and digital presentations of your loved one. Visitations typically take place in the chapel.

Directly outside of the chapel is an outdoor reflection area featuring a flowing fountain and bench seating. Families and guests often use this serene space for private reflection and meditation.

Arrangement office and parlor

Our funeral home also offers two options for arrangement offices. The first is a small private room with a conference-style setting. The second option is our parlor, which resembles a living room with comfortable couches, a cozy fireplace and space for up to 20 people.

Dedicated to compassionate service

Grounds at Monte Vista Funeral Home & Monte Vista Memorial ParkOur caring team is dedicated to meeting the needs of everyone we serve, regardless of culture, background and faith. As a member of the Dignity Memorial® network, we have designed our services to help you through one of the most personal and challenging stages of life. We understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience. That's why we are committed to providing compassionate, professional care.

Whether you wish to arrange for a traditional funeral service, a Life Well Celebrated® memorialization, a large gathering or a more intimate service, our associates will work with you one-on-one to ensure your needs, wishes and budget are met. It is our promise to provide you with the utmost care and ability to customize a celebration of life that is special and meaningful.

Planning ahead

At Monte Vista Funeral Home, we also recognize that funeral arrangements and associated expenses can be overwhelming. In addition to assisting during your immediate time of need, we specialize in working to plan your final arrangements in advance. By preparing these details ahead of time, you provide a sense of relief, peace of mind and comfort to your loved ones while ensuring your wishes are met to your specifications. We are here to discuss your options should you wish to do so in advance.

Serene cemetery grounds

Special Feature at Monte Vista Funeral Home & Monte Vista Memorial ParkThe funeral home sits adjacent to Monte Vista Memorial Park, which began in 1892 as Buena Vista Cemetery. With a history spanning more than 120 years, our cemetery property is the final resting place for many area founders, city leaders and notable Tennessee residents.

Referred to as Monte Vista Burial Park and Monte Vista Cemetery at one time or another, Monte Vista Memorial Park offers meticulously maintained, peaceful gardens with beautiful flush bronze memorials and stately upright granite and marble memorials. We also offer above-ground private mausoleums, a large community mausoleum with a memorial chapel, niches, cremation benches and columbaria.

Ready to serve you

Please contact us if you need immediate assistance, wish to tour the funeral home or cemetery, or would like more information about your options. We look forward to serving you.

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At Dignity Memorial, we take our promises seriously. That’s why we offer a 100% service guarantee. We strive to get every detail right the first time, every time. If for some reason we don’t and you’re dissatisfied with any aspect of your service, we will remedy it quickly and fully.

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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.

"Exceptional service."

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January 2021

"During a really difficult time, Monte Vista/Dignity Memorial stepped up and exceeded any and all expectations I had around the process. They went above and beyond in regards to customer service - guiding me every step of the way. Amidst all of the road-blocks and barriers I was facing in other facets of this loss, these folks were the shining example of how you should be treated."

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January 2021

"The staff made a very difficult time bearable and were most helpful"

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December 2020

"From the beginning, the staff at Monte Vista were helpful and considerate. They provided almost all the necessary arrangements and paperwork so that the family didn't have to worry with it."

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December 2020

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