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News: Carter-Trent Funeral Homes Chosen as 2019 TimesNews Readers Choice

We are honored to be chosen as TimesNews 2019 Readers Choice! Thank you so much for your votes!

News: Carter-Trent Funeral Homes Win 2017 Excellence in Customer Service Award

Kingsport, TN - Carter-Trent Scott County Funeral Homes were presented with the Excellence in Customer Service Award for achieving the highest levels of customer satisfaction in 2017 by the Johnson Consulting Group. The national award recognizes a select few funeral homes who achieve the highest total satisfaction scores from responses to surveys sent to each family they served throughout 2017.

"Carter-Trent has been recognized as leaders in delivering exceptional customer service and has raised the standard for other funeral homes nationally to achieve this level of success." said Jake Johnson, President of Johnson Consulting Group.

Carter-Trent Funeral Homes have been providing highly-personalized memorial services since 1920 in the Kingsport area. "Ensuring our families experience the highest level of service is always our number one priority" said Brent Warner, General Manager of Carter Trent's three locations. "It is truly a privilege to serve our communities in their time of need."

"The credit for this award goes to our dedicated and outstanding staff" continued Warner. "Their attention to detail and compassion ensures every family we serve can honor their loved one in a way that is both meaningful and healing."

Carter-Trent operates their original location in downtown Kingsport and have standalone locations in Church Hill and Scott County.

News: Carter-Trent Funeral Homes Chosen as Hawkins County Reader' Choice

We are honored to be chosen as Hawkins County Readers Choice! Involvement and connection with our community is our most gratifying effort. Thank you so much for your votes!

GriefShare - Grief Support Group

Tuesdays through December 3, 2019
9 AM

This grief support group meets Tuesdays at Carter-Trent Funeral Home at 520 Watauga St, Kingsport, TN 37660.

Meetings are part of a 13-week cycle, but you are welcome to begin attending our group at any point. Each session is self-contained, so you do not have to attend in sequence. You will be able to pick up any sessions you missed in our next 13-week cycle.

This group provides help and encouragement after the death of a spouse, child, family member or friend.

Contact Susan Bishop at 423-245-0593 with any questions.

Benefit Fundraiser for Brent Warner

Nov. 2, 2019
4-9 PM

Please join us at a benefit fundraiser for our own Brent Warner. Help his family, friends, and everyone here at Carter-Trent as we do everything we can to rally around Brent and support him and his family.

Temple Baptist Church- 2200 Memorial Court, Kingsport, TN

There will be a baked spaghetti meal for $8 from 4-6pm. There will also be a live auction and cake walk.

Donations are welcome. Contact Garry Roberts at (423) 534-8801.

Surviving the Holidays Seminar

Nov. 12, 2019
9-11 AM

If you are dreading the holidays because you are grieving the death of a loved one, please join us for this 2 hour seminar. Regardless of how long it has been since the death, you are welcome.

Carter-Trent Funeral Homes
520 Watauga St, Kingsport, TN 37660

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