October 2011 | Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel and Crematory | Knoxville, TN

Sometimes Listening is the Best Thing You Can Say

If you’ve ever been in the situation where you are grieving over the loss of a loved one, you know that there’s really nothing anyone can say to make you feel better. Everyone means well, of course, but usually it’s better to listen instead of offering up words of advice. Usually, the family needs to [Read more…]

Life’s Gifts and Other Lessons Learned

Sometimes, when we lose someone it serves to remind us how precious life is and to be thankful for the people we have in our lives. In this way, death can be one of life’s gifts. It reminds us of our ultimate mortality and to appreciate the beauty of our lives.

Help in a Time of Trial

Here at Gentry Griffey, we take pride in being a help for our families. We are here to listen, to serve, and to understand exactly what our families desire for their funerals and services. We’ve been here since 1946 serving our families and we are sensitive to the emotional time planning an end of life [Read more…]

Spring Reflections

Spring is a beautiful time at Gentry Griffey. Our property is home to more than a dozen Dogwood trees, plus beautiful blooming bushes and flowers. In fact, our space is so attractive that many prom couples choose our photograph-friendly site as well as many wedding couples. Spring up here on the hill above the Fountain [Read more…]