Hazel Deane Knight, 87, passed away March 22, 2013. She was born on December 25, 1925 to Charles F. "Mann" Wicker and Lula Grace Elliott Wicker. On November 4, 1946 she married Thomas C. Knight, who survives of the home.
Hazel was a member of the First United Methodist Church. She was owner/operator of Tom Knight Insurance Agency in Lebanon for 30 years, and later with the Insurance Department of L.P. Gas Association in Jefferson City, MO, and a charter member of Laclede County Genealogical Society.
She is also survived by one son, Thomas "Randy" Knight, and his wife, Kenise, Lebanon, MO; one daughter, Terrice "Terri" Snodgrass of Broken Arrow, OK; granddaughters: Lara Elaine Knight of New York, NY, Julianne Shana Knight Gray, and husband, Jared; great-granddaughter, Holly Elizabeth Gray, all of St. Petersburg, FL; grandsons: Aaron Lee Snodgrass, and his wife, April, of Tulsa, OK and Michael Phillip Snodgrass, and his wife, Sarah, of Broken Arrow, OK; neices: Cynthia Claycomb, and her husband, Larry, of Hughesville, MO and Angela Tallman, of Houstonia, MO; also surviving are several cousins in various locations.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Charles W. Wicker, and an infant granddaughter, Elisa Kathryn Knight.
There is no service planned for Hazel, at her request, her body is to be cremated under direction of Shadel's Colonial Chapel.
Memorials have been suggested to Shriner's Children's Hospital or Children's Miracle Network, and donations can be left at Shadel's Colonial Chapel.