Berry Highland South, a funeral home in Knoxville, Tennessee, and Berry Highland South cemetery serve the communities of South Knoxville, Seymour, Blount County and Sevier County. Located on East Simpson Road near Chapman Highway, the sister locations work together to allow families to take care of all their funeral, cremation and cemetery needs.

Since 1928, the Berry family of funeral homes and affiliated cemeteries have been a fixture in the Knoxville community, with a long-standing reputation for providing care with compassion, respect and dignity.

Your Knoxville funeral home

Lobby at Berry Highland SouthSince 1979 Berry Highland South has provided a warm atmosphere with highly experienced and caring associates. We understand that losing a loved one is an emotional and difficult experience, and are committed to providing compassionate, professional and personal service.

Our funeral home facility features a large viewing room, event space for catered receptions and a newly renovated chapel with seating for 120 guests.

Chapel at Berry Highland SouthWhether you wish to arrange for a traditional funeral service, are interested in a Life Well Celebrated® event, plan to have a large gathering or would like a more intimate service, we 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, meaningful and personalized.

Berry Highland South cemetery

Mausoleum at Berry Highland SouthThe cemetery at Berry Highland South was originally developed as Holly Hills in 1965. With the great Smoky Mountains as a backdrop, Berry Highland South provides a serene final resting place and a calming environment for families and friends to find meaningful reflection.

Many burial options are available including traditional ground burial, mausoleum entombment, private family mausoleums and cremation niches. Take comfort in our inspirational fountain garden and stroll the park to discover lovely statues.

With a wide variety of cemetery, cremation and burial options, we are certain that your family will find an arrangement that best suits your needs and wishes.

Let us serve you

Valor Garden at Berry Highland South CemeteryWe are members of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers. When you choose Berry Highland South, you receive the compassionate care you can expect from a locally-operated establishment as well as the value and benefits you deserve by way of a national network of providers.

Please contact us at Berry Highland South if you need immediate assistance, would like to tour our chapel and well-maintained cemetery gardens, or for more information about our services.

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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.

"Excellent place to trust for your loved ones burial place. Everyone we dealt with made us feel special and that our loved one was special to them too."

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November 2020

"The kindness and sincerity of the entire staff made this experience more bearable to complete. Doing the arrangements for my Mother was a hard task, but the professionalism of the staff made it an uncomplicated and successful occasion."

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November 2020

"Very friendly. Shows concern for your loss. Extremely professional"

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October 2020

"We worked with Ronna and she was so good. Both when we set up the service and during the service. I would recommend working with her anytime. Thank you Ronna so much for making a difficult time a little easier."

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October 2020

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Upcoming Events

We cherish the community we serve and invite you to join us for our upcoming events.

5 December

Remembrance Ceremony and Cemetery Candle Lighting

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