Jeanette Richardson Knight, 81, the widow of William Gabriel Knight, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday morning, November 19, 2013 at her residence.
Mrs. Knight was born the daughter of Henry Malcom Richardson and Minnie Elizabeth Connelly Richardson on April 16, 1932. She is a retired Retail Sales Associate and a member of the Holy Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church. . She committed her life to acts of selfless giving for her family, and an unconditional love to earn her the distinguished title – Beloved Mother.
Jeanette and William were married on December 9, 1947 and celebrated 60 years together. Their home was blessed with five children: William Keith (Carolyn) Knight, Rev. Michael “Eddy” Edward (Viola) Knight; Johnny Alan Knight; Nancy Ellen Knight Johnson; and Daniel James Knight; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She also leaves behind: two brothers, Robert M. (Jeanne) Richardson and Bruce Darrel Richardson; and a sister, Mary Rose Swails.
She was predeceased by: her parents; her husband; her daughter, Nancy; her son, Danny; a grandson, Delbert “Del” Linwood Johnson II; a sister-in-law, Iris K. Newton; and two brother-in-laws, Earl Knight and Buddy Knight.
A Home Going Celebration will be 2PM, Thursday, November 21, 2013, at the Holy Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church. Interment will follow in the Bethel Cemetery directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 6-8PM, Wednesday,
November 20, 2013, at the Andrews Chapel.
Online condolences may be sent to McKenzieFuneralH@aol.com
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