Lizzie Knight Brown

Lizzie K. Brown

Lizzie Knight Brown, 83, passed away peacefully after a brief illness on Monday, March 25, 2013 in Tallahassee, Florida. Funeral services will be 11AM, Sat., April 6 at Fountain Chapel A.M.E. Church with burial at Southside Cemetery.

She was a longtime resident of Tallahassee. She retired from Leon County School Board after teaching for forty (40) years. She was also a member of Fountain Chapel A.M.E. Church for fifty (50) years.

Mourning Mrs. Brown's loss, yet rejoicing in her purposeful life are her son, Lyndon Knight; step son, Reginald Knight; granddaughter whom she reared, Latoya Knight; one sister,Pauline Jackson; a special niece, Linda Meadows; brother-in-law, Andrew Lee Brown (Gloria); sister-in-law, Florida B. Washington; grandchildren, Jasmine Knight, Cedric Knight, Cheyenne Knight, Shemar Knight, Jakalia Knight; great-grand children, Kamya Wallace, Leasia Kates, Jenarri Rodger; a special friend, Mary Chamber; a special cousin, Bennie Mae Higgs and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, james Knight, Sr. and Robert Brown; son, James Werner Knight; sisters, Bricy B. Freeman, Alberta Lewis and Adell March.


Published in Tallahassee Democrat from Mar. 28 to Apr. 4, 2013