At McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home we have been providing funeral and cremation services for families in Knoxville, Tennessee, since William S. McCarty originally founded McCarty Funeral Home in 1928. Our founder cared for each family with respect and compassion and we continue to uphold his legacy by treating each person who walks through our doors like they are a member of our own family.

Our experienced team is dedicated to meeting your needs and expectations and strives to create unique and meaningful memorials that celebrate and honor life.

Our Knoxville funeral home

Lobby at McCarty - Evergreen Funeral HomeLocated at 7426 Asheville Highway, our funeral home harmonizes with the surrounding environment. Our tasteful, elegant antique reproductions complement a floor plan designed for the comfort and convenience of our guests. The funeral home can adapt to suit almost any type of gathering—from catered receptions to traditional funerals and modern memorial services.

Our large and comfortable lobby, located close to the stateroom, features a large mountain stone fireplace. Family and friends may also gather in the lounge area to receive comfort and share stories.

In addition, the chapel at McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home accommodates over 125 guests and has a large high-definition flat-screen TV for projecting special video tributes. Our goal is to provide a warm, inviting space where guests can fondly remember their loved one while spending time with others who care.

Funeral and memorial planning

Chapel at McCarty - Evergreen Funeral HomeOur team understands that planning a funeral or memorial service can feel overwhelming and stressful. That's why everyone at McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home is prepared to guide you through the process, ensuring we exceed your expectations and build a trusting relationship.

Whether you need immediate assistance or wish to plan ahead, our team will walk you through every step. We'll discuss your benefits, funeral and cremation options, costs, obituaries and location; all important details that affect you and your family.

As we speak with you, we'll also look for creative ways to celebrate life. Families may customize any of our services to design a fitting tribute that showcases individuality with dignity and respect.

Affiliated funeral homes and cemeteries

McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home has strong ties to our community, and we work with other funeral homes, cemeteries and chapels in Knoxville. Our affiliated locations are: Berry 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, Weaver Funeral Home and Sherwood Chapel & Memorial Gardens.

Your friends and neighbors

Lobby at McCarty - Evergreen Funeral HomeWe are a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, offering compassionate care and personalized service you can trust.

We take great pride in what we do and consider it our calling to serve our families. In addition to Knoxville, we also serve the surrounding communities of East Knoxville, Mascot, Kodak, Blaine, Strawberry Plains and the Carter Community.

Please contact McCarty-Evergreen Funeral Home if you need immediate assistance, have questions or would like to tour our funeral home in Knoxville.

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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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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.

"Staff made the whole process as easy as it could be while offering comfort to family members. Everything was beautiful and my mom would have been well pleased."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

January 2021

"I was very pleaded with Antonio, he made us feel like we were family and not just another costumer during this tough time in our life. I would like to say thank you on behalf of my family."

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September 2020

"The staff will help you through the whole funeral experience. Absolutely no pressure applied anywhere in the process. Mother looked Beautiful for the whole time."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

June 2020

"In the past few years we have lost four of the most important people in our lives, our mothers and fathers. Evergreen has taken exceptional care of our loved ones and our family. They help you on one of the worst times of your life and try to make it as easy and stress free as possible."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

March 2020

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