923 McCallie Avenue, Chattanooga, TN 37403

Cemetery Committee

The B’nai Zion Cemetery Committee oversees two cemeteries and all matters pertaining to them. It is chaired by Laura Israel. If you would like to reserve your plot or contact the committee for any reason, please email us at bzcemetery@gmail.com.


B’nai Zion Cemetery
605 Lullwater Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405

Shaari Zion Cemetery/Workmen’s Circle Cemetery
308 Rowe Road
Chattanooga, TN 37411

Chevra Kadisha and Shemirah

The Chevra Kadisha (a group that is trained in preparation of the body according to Jewish custom) and Shemirah (sitting with the deceased) is composed of members of all three local Jewish congregations in Chattanooga.

In Case of Death

In case of death,, please contact our office at (423) 894-8900 during normal office hours. Outside of office hours, please contact one of the approved funeral homes listed below. They will be able to contact the Rabbi and cemetery staff.

Funeral Homes
Heritage Funeral Home

7475 E Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421

Ponders Funeral Home

4203 Brainerd Road
Chattanooga, TN 37411

Hamilton Funeral Home

4506 Hixson Pike
Hixson, TN 37343

Headstones and Footstones

For information on headstones and footstones, we recommend:

Rico Monuments

4608 Rossville Boulevard
Chattanooga, TN 37407

Cemetery References

FIND A GRAVE ONLINE has good coverage of the Chattanooga area. In many instances, photographs of the gravestones are also included.

Office Hours

B’nai Zion Congregation
923 McCallie Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37403
(enter parking lot from Oak Street)

Monday: Closed
Tuesday-Thursday: 10:00am – 4:00pm
Friday: 10:00am – 3:00pm

Please call ahead to confirm someone will be in the office when you arrive!


Rabbi Samuel Rotenberg: rabbirotenberg@bzcongregation.com

Autumn Clark, Office Manager: office@bzcongregation.com

Phone: 423.894.8900

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Weekly Services

Wednesday Minyan

Friday Kabbalat Shabbat

Shabbat Morning
9:45 am

See our Worship & Events page for all up to date services!