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 Martha Anne <I>Johnson</I> Knight

Martha Anne Johnson Knight

Birth
Pike County, Mississippi, USA
Death 25 Apr 1917 (aged 76)
Enon, Washington Parish, Louisiana, USA
Burial Enon, Washington Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 23255530 · View Source
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Obituary

Era Leader 05-10-1917

Enon - 4-25 - Mrs. Martha Knight, wife of the late George Knight, died at the age of 77 years, Wednesday, 4-25-1917 in the home of her daughter, Mrs. M.R. Jones. Miss Martha Johnson, born in Pike Co., Ms., near McComb, on 8-9-1840, being the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Kinza Johnson. She had eleven children and was a member of the Enon Baptist church and a Sunday school teacher.
She married George Knight 1-1857, who with four of the eleven children, preceded her to the Great Beyond. The children living are: Messrs. M.M., B.K., E.P., G.W., and O.O. Knight, Mrs. E.F. Corkern, Mrs. M.R. Jones. She also leaves two brothers and a sister.
The funeral services were conducted by Revs. C.T. Corkern and J.J. Walker.
She was buried in the Enon cemetery.



Inscription

Age 76 Yrs. 8 Mos. 16 Days She died as she lived trusting in Jesus.

Gravesite Details wife of George Knight

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  • Created by: Robert Sowerwine
  • Added: 5 Dec 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23255530
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Anne Johnson Knight (9 Aug 1840–25 Apr 1917), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23255530, citing Enon Baptist Church Cemetery, Enon, Washington Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Robert Sowerwine (contributor 46957039) .