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Willie Knight
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1905
Death: Oct. 31, 1990

Mr. Willie Knight, 84, of Hornsby, died the morning of Oct. 31 at Baptist Hospital East in Memphis following a lengthy illness.
A native of Oxford, Miss., Mr. Knight was a retired lumberman. He was born October 4, 1906 to the late William Thurman and Athena Rackhard Knight [sic] and had lived most of his life in Hardeman County. Mr. Knight was a member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church.
A family member was quoted as stating that Mr. Knight "was a devoted friend to many and will be missed on this old earth by many."
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From The Hardeman Times
 
 
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 Parents:
  William T Knight (1860 - 1943)
  Bethany C Rikard Knight (1873 - 1950)
 
 Spouse:
  Dorris L Knight (1921 - 2005)
 
 Siblings:
  Myrtle Orena Knight Chappell (1896 - 1986)*
  Vontee Knight (1898 - 1980)*
  Gertrude K. Reed (1900 - 1981)*
  Esther Lee Knight Watson (1901 - 1980)*
  Willie Knight (1905 - 1990)
  Lucille Knight Kenyon (1907 - 1951)*
  Pauline Knight (1910 - 1991)*
  Paul Knight (1910 - 1994)*
  Benjamin Franklin Knight (1914 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Information from USGenWeb archives by Rose D. Greene and Charlotte Holloway April 6, 1999
 
Burial:
Walnut Grove Baptist Cemetery
Bolivar
Hardeman County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Charlotte McClanahan
Record added: Nov 15, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22924482
Willie Knight
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