|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1971|
|Death: ||Apr. 11, 2011|
Triston Kane Knoll, 39, of Marksville, beloved son of former Avoyelles Parish District Attorney Eddie Knoll and current Louisiana Supreme Court Associate Justice Jeannette Theriot Knoll, died on April 11, 2011, in Alexandria, Louisiana.
Born June 4, 1971, the oldest of Eddie and Jeannette's five sons, Triston grew up in Marksville and graduated from Marksville High School in 1989. He received his Bachelor's Degree in Political Science from Loyola University New Orleans in 1993, and his Juris Doctorate from Loyola New Orleans College of Law in 1996. He practiced law in Marksville with his father and brothers at the Knoll Law Firm. He was a member of the American Bar Association, Louisiana Bar Association, and the Avoyelles Parish Bar Association. Triston was inducted into the Louisiana Justice Hall of Fame in 2007. Triston also served on the Board of Directors of the Avoyelles Arts Council, and was responsible for beginning Marksville's tradition of holding Halloween at the Courthouse Square for children and their families.
Triston was a dearly loved father, son, brother, uncle, colleague, and friend.
Triston is survived by his daughter, Andrée Noel Knoll; parents, Eddie and Jeannette Knoll; brothers, Eddie, Jr. (Lauri), Sonny (Laura), Blake (Jamie), and Jonathan Knoll of Marksville; and four nieces and nephews, Trey, Lawson, Lyla, and Jeanne Elyse. He is predeceased by paternal grandparents, Edmond Knoll and Myrtle Humphries Knoll of Simmesport, and maternal grandparents, Alfred Joseph Theriot and Marie Bailey Theriot of New Orleans.
Visitation for Triston is at Hixson Brothers Funeral Home in Marksville on Thursday, April 14, 2011, from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. and Friday, April 15, 2011, from 7:00 a.m. until the Funeral Mass beginning at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church in Marksville.
Pallbearers are Eddie Knoll, Jr., Sonny Knoll, Blake Knoll, Jonathon Knoll, Brian Guillot and Freeman Ford. The Honorary Pallbearers are members of the Avoyelles Parish Bar Association.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Northeast Central Louisiana Susan G. Komen for the Cure (NECLA KOMEN), P. O. Box 4333, Monroe, LA 71211 or St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Attn: Memorial Department, P.O. Box 1000, Department 142, Memphis, TN 38148.
Saint Joseph Cemetery And Mausoleum #2
Plot: Section A - Row 16 - Plot 698
Created by: Erin Chapman-DeSoto
Record added: Jun 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 72242787