Knox County Funeral Home Records Database Search Form
Two of Knoxville, Tennessee's earliest funeral homes were Hall & Donahue and Carl Roberts'. Sadly, the first records for those businesses were lost. Robert McGinnis has been attempting to recreate the lists of deceased individuals handled by Hall & Donahue and Roberts' through a review of death certificates. This database contains an index to the records he has transcribed thus far. As time permits, more entries will be added, with the goal of having every burial by those two funeral homes included in this database. Database currently contains 3,006 records. Period of Hall & Donahue records in the database: 1914-1919. Period of Roberts' records in the database: 1914-1919.