Rita LaVonne Knight
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