Dr. Linda G. Knight
Dr. Linda G. Knight, 53, died on Monday, March 17, 2014. Funeral services will be 11 AM, Sat., March 29 at Bethel A.M.E. Church with burial at Southside Cemetery. Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Ivy Beyond the Wall Service will be Fri., March 28 from 6-7 PM at Strong & Jones Chapel.
Linda is a lifetime resident of Tallahassee and graduated from Amos P. Godby High School, Class of 1978. She later attended Florida A&M University earning a Bachelor's Degree in Public Administration and Economics, a Master's Degree in Public Management and in 2008 she earned her Doctorate Degree in Educational Leadership.She was a member of Bethel A.M.E. Church where she served on Stewardess Board #2. Linda also held memberships in the FAMU Alumni Association, Leon County Chapter, FAMU Boosters, Delta Kappa Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. and many others.
Left to cherish her memory are her mother, Gertrude S. Gaines (Seth); father John L. Knight; her loving and devoted daughter, Nadiyah Smith-Knight; a sister, Anita Anderson (Willie); two brothers, Arthur Scott and Eric Hatcher; niece and nephews, Shenita V. Anderson, Arthur Myles (Marlie), Travice Anderson (Tammy) and Lamar Hatcher; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Strong and Jones Funeral Home
551 West Carolina Street Tallahassee, FL 32301
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on Mar. 27, 2014