Anthem Partners Acquires West Tennessee Funeral Associates

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Anthem Partners Acquires West Tennessee Funeral Associates

Tennessee Firms Added to Growing Anthem Partners Family

Anthem Partners, a premier operator of funeral homes and cemeteries, is pleased to announce that it has acquired West Tennessee Funeral Associates. The acquisition adds locations throughout Tennessee to the Anthem Partners network.

“Chris Mayberry and his team at West Tennessee Funeral Associates embody the culture of what we look for in our funeral operations,” stated Will Andrews, President of Anthem Partners. “Under Chris’s leadership, West Tennessee Funeral Associates has grown to become a truly exceptional and profitable organization with a keen eye on the future. They will make a great addition to the Anthem Partners family.”

“Recently, I determined that I needed a partner to take us to the next level whose philosophy in serving families matched ours,” commented Chris Mayberry, majority owner of West Tennessee Funeral Associates. “After careful evaluation, I determined that Anthem Partners was the best fit. I am extremely excited about the opportunities with Anthem Partners, not only for me but for my employees as well”.

“Anthem Partners is always looking to explore partnerships with the best independent funeral home and cemetery operators in our profession, and the firms in the West Tennessee Funeral Associates are just that,” added Andrews. “The firms in the West Tennessee family have long enjoyed an outstanding reputation throughout Tennessee and consistently deliver the same high standards we strive to achieve every day throughout our organization.”

About Anthem Partners: Anthem Partners is a privately-owned operator of cemeteries and funeral homes. Founded by a group of industry professionals and backed bylong-term, patient investors, Anthem Partners is actively seeking opportunities to grow with like-minded professionals and firms who share their vision. To learn more, call 972.418.2908 or visit

About West Tennessee Funeral Associates: West Tennessee Funeral Associates is a family of funeral operations based in Dickson, TN. The locations stretch from Memphis to Knoxville and are composed of funeral homes, cemeteries, crematories, and mortuary services.