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Lela Mae Pope Knight
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Birth: Aug. 25, 1924
Death: May 23, 2011

Sister Lela Mae (Auntie) Knight, a native of Choctaw County and resident of Saraland, AL, passed away at a local hospital on May 23, 2011. She was born August 25, 1924, to the late Grover and Lucy Pope. She was the eldest of three children and was preceded in death by sister, Ethel Lee Wilson, brother, Henry Pope, and her beloved husband, Elijah Knight. She was a faithful member Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church in Saraland, AL. She will be remembered for how much she loved life and those persons in her life. She leaves to cherish her memories two sisters, a number of nieces and nephews and many dear friends. Her remains will lie in state on Thursday, May 26, 2011, from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Small's Mortuary, Mobile. Visitation will be held on Friday, May 27, 2011 from 9:00 a.m. until the 11:00 a.m. funeral hour at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in Saraland, AL. Pastor Clarence Drakes officiating minister. Interment will follow in Bailey Cemetery in Saraland. DIGNIFIED AND PROFESSIONAL SERVICES ENTRUSTED TO SMALL'S MORTUARY, 950 SOUTH BROAD STREET, MOBILE, AL 36603.
Published in the Press-Register from May 25 to May 26, 2011
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  Elijah Knight (1932 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Saraland Cemetery
Mobile County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Carolyn
Record added: May 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70394165
Lela Mae <i>Pope</i> Knight
Added by: Merlene Lovelace
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