Beckett Ryan McKnight

5 entries
  • "So very sorry to learn of Ryan's passing. Our prayers are..."
    - Andy & Elizabeth Barrett
  • "I will be praying for your family and am so sorry to learn..."
    - Lisa Tindal
  • "Since I have only been in Aiken since January,I went in to..."
    - leslie borg
  • "May your glass be filled good buddy!!! War Damn Eagle."
    - Billy Dearman
  • "So sorry for your loss. RIP friend"
    - Yvonne Vickers
The Guest Book is expired.

Beckett Ryan McKnight
AIKEN, SC - Beckett Ryan McKnight, 37, of Aiken, SC passed away on Thursday, March 31, 2016. Ryan was born in Knoxville, TN and moved to Aiken in 1989. He graduated from South Aiken High School and attended University of South Carolina-Aiken before moving to Phoenix, AZ where he worked for eight years. Ryan returned to Aiken in 2015.
Ryan was a loving son and brother and a loyal friend. He loved music, especially that of Widespread Panic, Phish and Grateful Dead. His career centered around the food industry and he enjoyed tasting new foods and interacting with clients. He was particularly fond of the owners and staff at An Shu restaurant where he was employed.
Ryan is survived by his parents Sandi and Russ McKnight of Aiken; brother, Shane of Cumming, GA; sister Ashlyn, of Denver, CO; eleven cousins of the GaMM crew; many loving family members and many friends.
No services are planned at this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to Mental Health America of Aiken County, PO Box 1074, Aiken, SC, 29802-1074; or SPCA Albrecht Center for Animal Welfare, 199 Willow Run Road, Aiken, SC, 29801.
Please visit the online guestbook at
Funeral Home
Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home, Inc. - Aiken
715 East Pine Log Road
Aiken, SC 29803
Funeral Home Details
Send Flowers
Published in The Aiken Standard and North Augusta Star on Apr. 2, 2016