|Birth: ||Nov. 17, 1953|
|Death: ||Feb. 21, 2011|
Dennis Ray Knighten was born November 17, 1953, in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (Oklahoma County), son of Jerry Andrew Knighten (1918-2002) and Ethel Spence (1924-2002). His siblings were: Chester C. Knighten (twin), Lester Knighten (twin), Elmer Ray Knighten, Carolyn Knighten, Connie Knighten, and Loretta Knighten.
On October 15, 1974, in Oklahoma City, Dennis married Nancy Louise Hogue, daughter of Calvin Kirby Hogue and Esther Lena Rice. Dennis and Nancy had one daughter, Sherylyn Ann Knighten. Dennis and Nancy divorced January 10, 1982. Dennis subsequently married Karen ______ and they had one daughter, Randi Knighten.
Dennis was a plumber by occupation. He died of liver cancer on February 21, 2011 in Oklahoma City, and was buried in the Blanchard Cemetery.
Obituary, John Ireland Funeral Home, February 22, 2011
Dennis Ray Knighten was born on November 17, 1953 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and passed away on February 21, 2011 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at the age of 57. Dennis enjoyed woodworking, gardening, and flowers. He also liked putting puzzles together.
He is survived by his daughters, Sherilyn Knighten and Randi Smith; 3 step-children; grandson, Michael Dennis Dewberry; 3 sisters, Loretta Hucker and husband Earl, Connie Reid and husband Kenny and Carolyn Hatton; one brother, Lester Knighten and wife Pam; one sister-in-law, Joyce Knighten; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other loving family members and friends.
He is preceded in death by his wife, Karen Knighten, parents, Jerry and Ethel Knighten, brothers, Elmer Ray Knighten, Chester Knighten, and one baby brother.
Funeral Services are 10:00am, Saturday February 26, 2011 at John M. Ireland Funeral Home Chapel, 120 S. Broadway in Moore, Oklahoma. Interment will be held at 12:00pm, Saturday, February 26, 2011 at Blanchard Cemetery in Blanchard, OK.
Created by: TimelessSpirits
Record added: Feb 24, 2011
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