experience the difference

experience the difference 

We truly care about serving others as nurturing caregivers. Our commitment extends to each and every family who calls upon us. Perhaps this is why the National Funeral Directors Association even recognized our organization with the Pursuit of Excellence Best of the Best Award - a prestigious professional recognition given only to the top 4 funeral homes in our nation. We invite you to discover the people who have made Smith Funeral & Cremation Service Blount County's most trusted provider of creating healing experiences. This section contains the heritage, vision, and the people behind Smith Funeral & Cremation Service's reputation of quality, sincerity, and trust.

Our Mission is to honor life and legacy through meaningful experiences. 

Our Philosophy
of funeral service is built around Professional Bereavement Care. Being a funeral service professional today means:
1) the proper care and disposition of the deceased, 2) the pastoral care of families, and 3) the proclamation of human dignity to our community. Our bereavement caregiving is marked by practical, pastoral, and proclamatory elements of funeral service that fosters human wholeness and well-being.

Our Organizational CreedWE CARE, stands for Willingness, Expertise, Compassion, Attitude, Respect, and Excellence.
  • Our History
  • Our Staff

    Our Staff

    We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

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  • Testimonials


    Our goal is to provide our client families with memorable remembrance experiences. Celebrations of their loved one's life, and the time they shared. So who should speak of our success? That's easy; those we've served. Our words are expected, while theirs genuinely share their feelings about our services.

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  • Calendar of Events

    Calendar of Events

    We give every family in our community unique opportunities to learn, share, and remember. Each of our educational, grief support or remembrance events is designed to appeal to a wide age range, including adults and children. It is our intention to enrich lives, educate minds, and ease sorrows.

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  • Stories from the Smith Archives