Berry Funeral Home has built a reputation on caring for families with respect and compassion. Proudly serving the communities of South Knoxville, Seymour and surrounding areas, we have four generations of experience in caring for families from all walks of life.
We take pride in listening and learning about your unique family needs to ensure your family's funeral services are comfortable, memorable and meaningful. During your time of grief, we will take time to plan services that exceed your expectations. Whether a death has occurred or you are pre-planning funeral or cremation services, we have the experience and expertise to help you with honor and trust.
Flexible event space
Facility is available to host your personal events
- Large capacity chapel
Flexible chapel space
Our chapel can be used for hosting your religious events
- Piano/organ on site
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Cremation viewing suite
- Cremation cemetery options
- Option for home delivery of ashes
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
- Catered events
- Large reception area
Services available to support planning events
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
- Audio and video equipment
- Popular music selections
- Intimate reception area
- Multicultural funerals
Free Funeral Planning Resources
Funeral planning can seem overwhelming. These guides can help you every step of the way—from choosing between traditional burial planning and cremation, designing a religious ceremony or a celebration of life, and deciding on cemetery property or filing for veteran's benefits.
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Four generations in the funeral business
The Berry family of funeral homes and affiliated cemeteries have been serving the Knoxville community since 1928. Our tradition of providing honest and caring professional service has been passed down through four generations of the Berry family—and it is the foundation from which our solid reputation was built.
A Knoxville landmark
Situated at 3704 Chapman Highway, Berry Funeral Home is a Knoxville landmark. The funeral home holds the prestigious Knoxville Beautification Orchid Award for 2009. Its beautiful mountain stone building, flower gardens and water feature make the perfect setting for the service of your choosing.
Showcasing seven staterooms and a large chapel highlighted by a wonderful cathedral ceiling, our stunning arts and crafts facility provides a lovely setting to honor those you love. Our chapel also has state-of-the-art music and media capabilities for your family pictures and video slideshows.
Let's celebrate life
At Berry Funeral Home, our team creates one-of-a-kind tributes that celebrate a person's passions and personality. We'll listen to you and your family to design a service that takes all of the things your loved one enjoyed, such as a favorite song, lifelong hobby or even a signature style, and weave them together to create an unforgettable memorial.
We can find inspiration almost anywhere. Imagine a motorcycle procession with his cherished chopper leading the way. Envision the chapel transformed into an art gallery with her paintings on the walls. Prefer a more traditional funeral service? We are happy to do that as well. We are committed to meeting your needs and wishes.
We Honor Veterans
At Berry Funeral Home, we understand the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level Four Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, we are honored to serve our nation’s heroes and take this responsibility seriously. We have taken steps to ensure our staff is knowledgeable of all the benefits available to military veterans and their families.
In addition, we host community events annually in honor of our veterans and work closely with local veterans organizations. 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.
Trusted funeral provider
We're proud to be a member of the Dignity Memorial® network. When you choose the Berry Funeral Home, you receive both the compassionate care you expect from a Knoxville-operated establishment and the benefits you deserve from North America's largest and most trusted network of funeral, cremation and memorialization services.
Funeral home and cemetery affiliations
The Berry family is here to serve you. Our affiliated locations are: Weaver Funeral Home, Berry Lynnhurst Funeral Home & Cemetery, Berry Highland Memorial Funeral Home & Cemetery, Berry Highland South Funeral Home & Cemetery, Berry Highland West Funeral Home & Cemetery, McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home and Sherwood Chapel & Memorial Gardens.
Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like more information about our services.
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"The comfort, expertise, and professionalism. Everyone was genuinely friendly and compassionate."
Verified Cremation Customer
"The process of the planning, visitation and funeral was like a well-oiled machine. Every aspect was executed with professionalism and excellence, and most importantly to our family, with great compass..."See More
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Verified Cremation & Memorial Service Customer
"THIS IS BY FAR THE BEST FUNERAL HOME THAT I HAVE EVER DEALT WITH THE WHOLE STAFF IS VERY COMPASIONATE ABOUT ALL OF THE FAMILIES THAT THEY ARE SERVING."