Berry Highland West


Mary Nell Burkhart

September 18, 1928March 2, 2021

Mary Nell Burkhart, age 92 of Knoxville, TN, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021. She was a member of St. Andrews Methodist Church and worked at Standard Knitting Mills, Inc for many years until her retirement. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Burkhart; parents, Albert and Ella Haworth; brother, Eugene Haworth and sister, Frances Anderson.

Mary is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Brenda and Bobby Long; grandchildren, Todd Long (Angela), Brian Long (Trish), and Kelly Long (Paul); great grandchildren, Makenna, Ella, Cameron, Emily, and Annabel; great-great grandchild, Olivia; sister, Pat Burkhart, as well as other relatives and friends.

There will be a Visitation on Sunday, March 7, 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm at Berry Highland West, 9913 Sherrill Blvd, Knoxville, TN. The Funeral service will begin at 2:00pm with a Graveside service and interment immediately following in the cemetery of Berry Highland West. Condolences may also be left to the family at


  • Visitation

    Sunday, March 7, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Sunday, March 7, 2021

  • Graveside service and interment

    Sunday, March 7, 2021

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