JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Rites Tomorrow For Rita Knight

Funeral services for Rita LaVonne Knight, little daughter of 
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Knight of 1241 North 10th Street, will 
be held Friday at 2: p.m. at the Old Union Baptist Church.
The Rev. Ross Partridge will officiate and burial will be in 
Old Union Cemetery.
Friends may call at anytime until the funeral hour at the 
Osborn Funeral Home in Dix.

Rita was  born September 5, 1947, the daughter of Clarence and 
Ruth (Chambliss) Knight.

She had been ill since last June. (Lung Cancer)

Besides her parents, she is survived by three brothers, Noel Dean 
Chambliss of Mt. Vernon, Neil Knight of the U.S. Air Force at Amarillo, 
Texas and Marvin Knight, of the U.S. Navy, Norfolk, Va.; one sister, 
Barbara. and the grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Kelly DeMent of Mt. Vernon.

 

Source: Mt. Vernon Register-News 
Date: March 21, 1956
Submitted by: Barbara Knight Denham
Relationship: Sister

 

 

Visit RootsWeb
 HOME | OBIT INDEX
Please send additions & corrections to 
Jefferson County Coordinator Cindy Ford
© 2005-2012 by Cindy Ford
All rights reserved