Knight Shirley Beekman Knight, age 71, of Croton, OH, passed away Friday, February 21, 2014 at her home. Born April 15, 1942 in Waverly, OH to the late Warren and Ellen Faye Swinning Beekman. Survived by loving companion of 29 years, James Williams; children, William "Billy" Knight of Ann Arbor, MI, Tina Knight of Valley Center, CA; sisters, Sharon Hendren of Johnstown, OH, Sheila (Jerry) Hollistrom of Woodstock, GA, Sue (Daniel) Bush and brother, Terry Beekman all of Pataskala, OH. Memorial Service 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Croton Church of Christ, 40 S. Main Street, Croton. Rev. Dan Hamilton officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers contributions to the Church or any charity benefiting breast cancer research. Arrangements by CROUSE-KAUBER-SAMMONS FUNERAL HOME, Johnstown, OH.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Feb. 23, 2014