Dorothy Knott

Dorothy Knott, 75, of Monahans, passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2012. Dorothy was born in Snyder, Texas, on May 9, 1937, to Noel William Johnson, Sr. and Addie Lee Baze Johnson. She enjoyed her work at West Texas State School, as a correctional officer, until she retired. She was a member of Church of Christ. She is preceded in death by her parents, Noel and Addie Lee (Baze) Johnson; brother, Noel Johnson, Jr; sisters, Billie June Hedges and Delta Thomas. Those left behind to cherish her memory are her son, Timothy and wife, Diane Knott of El Paso, TX; daughters, Zain and husband, Sammie Carrell of Midland, TX, and Zeida and husband, Roy Young of Odessa, TX; sister, Patsy and husband, Bobby; grandchildren: Sam Carrell III of Midland; Matthew and wife, Staci of Lubbock,TX; Sarah and husband, T.C. Willis of Greenwood, TX; Jared and wife, Wendi of Melissa,TX; Christa and husband, Brandon Stephens of Lubbock, TX; Ryan and wife, Stephanie Young of Midland, TX; Matt and wife, Corina Roddam of El Paso, TX; Justin Roddam of El Paso, TX; Vanessa Roddam and Marcus Henley of Richard- son, TX; great grandchildren, Colten Carrell, Caitlin Carrell, Cade Carrell, Makynli Carrell, Caleb Carrell, Madison Willis, Olivia Willis, Garrett Willis, Avary Pierson, Cameron Stephens, Jaxon Stephens, Luke Young, Kynli Young, Carson Young, Paige Young, Tyler Roddam, Ashley Roddam. Dorothy will be in state, Saturday between the hours of 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sunday between the hours of 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. Graveside service will be on Monday, October 8, 2012, at 10:00 a.m., at Resthaven Memorial Park. Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Ellis Funeral Home. Condolences may be offered at: www.ellisfunerals.com.


Published in Midland Reporter-Telegram on Oct. 7, 2012