Bernice Beverly “Bea” <I>Byers</I> Knight

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Bernice Beverly “Bea” Byers Knight

  • Birth 29 Nov 1936 Elk River, Clearwater County, Idaho, USA
  • Death 29 Mar 2011 Richland, Benton County, Washington, USA
  • Burial Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA
  • Memorial ID 83871476

BERNICE B. KNIGHT: Newspaper Obituary and Death Notice
Tri-City Herald (Kennewick, WA) - March 29, 2011
Deceased Name: BERNICE B. KNIGHT
Einan's Funeral Home

Bernice "Bea" Knight, dearly beloved mother and grandmother, passed away on March 27, 2011. She was born Bernice B. Byers in Elk River, Idaho. She grew up in Priest River, Idaho, and later in Spokane, Washington.

In 1955, Bea married her high school sweetheart, Bob Knight. They had two daughters, Ann and Roberta.

Bea's main hobbies were cooking, raising flowers and collecting and selling beautiful antique jewelry. She also enjoyed camping and boating. She always had a love of the ocean and her special pets.

Bea is survived by her husband of 55 years, Bob Knight, of Richland, WA; daughter Roberta Frank and husband Rick, both of Richland, WA; grandsons Jason Knight of Seattle, WA; and Michael Price of Saint Johnsonville, NY; great-granddaughters Brooke Elizabeth and Jenna Paige Price of Saint Johnsonville, NY.

Bea was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Ann, grandson Derrick, sisters Elaine and Lois and brother Richard. The family would like to thank the Tri-Cities Hospice for their caring service. A special thank you to her caregiver Evitte for all her care. Bea requested there be no memorial service.

Bernice was raised by her "adopted" Mom & Dad, John C. Byers and Mary E. Byers.

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  • Created by: Sharon Snider
  • Added: 22 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 83871476
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bernice Beverly “Bea” Byers Knight (29 Nov 1936–29 Mar 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 83871476, citing Fairmount Memorial Park, Spokane, Spokane County, Washington, USA ; Maintained by Sharon Snider (contributor 47088464) .