Joan Beverly Knox
1952 - 2019
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Joan B. Knox of Sacramento, CA passed away on Monday, May 20, 2019. She was born on February 5, 1952, in Memphis, TN. Joan worked for the State Controller's Office for 28yrs. She is survived by her daughter Sherray Jones(Leonard), three grandchildren, one great-grandchild, one sister, three brother, and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives. Memorial Service will be held on Thurs., May 30, 2019 at 11AM at Morgan Jones Funeral Home, 4200 Broadway. Interment Private.

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Published in The Sacramento Bee on May 26, 2019.
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June 27, 2019
Just getting the news of the passing of Joan and so sorry to hear that we will be missing that big smile. Still we must be glad that the time she shared with us on this earth are forever sealed in great memories. Stay forever beautiful and forever Joan. To her family I send my deepest condolences and prayers to keep the family strong. It's hard especially just losing Lacy but may "God Bless" and be there for all. RIP my "Buddy"
Terri Brown
May 31, 2019
I light this candle to guide you to the ones that went before you. Kiss and hug them for us. Peace and Love Joan on your path to a heavenly place.
Linda Tillis
May 31, 2019
Wow. I have known you all my life and we have a family connection that are ties that have binded us together in many ways. It is such a lost to find out that you are gone. You were always a beautiful person and the world and us have lost a Queen. Heaven has gained a Queen. Take your seat on the throne and know that your court of us are sending you our blessings. Peace and Love Queen. Love you and miss you. Dr Linda Tillis and family.
Dr Linda Tillis
May 30, 2019
Joan was a Beautiful Sister To Sherray stay strong your mom is in a very Beautiful place. From Bobby
Robert Allen
May 30, 2019
Sherray, I pray to GOD to give you strength to deal with this situation and I hope that your mom is now resting in peace. Please know that we share in your grief. Blessing and our deepest sympathy Tiffany, Fred, Alexis, and Alyssa
Tiffany Jackson
May 30, 2019
My prayers and thoughts are with Joan's family and friends. So sorry to hear about her passing. I worked with Joan at State Controller's for years together. She always was such a fun, loving person to be around. She will definitely be missed. May she rest in peace. May God be with her family and friends thru this difficult time.
Virginia Miyata-Moseley
May 28, 2019
As you remember your loved one and reflect on treasured memories may you take comfort in knowing that God heals the broken hearted (Psalm 147:3)
May 28, 2019
Grace and Mercy to all who knew and loved her. Rest in Paradise

Sydney and Mari Shepherd
May 27, 2019
Doris Meekins-Smith
May 26, 2019
Our condolences to the Knox family. I've known and worked with Joan for 20+ years, she had a warm heart and a kind sprit. I wish you peace, courage and loving memories. God bless you all!!
Doris Meekins-Smith
May 26, 2019
Sherray And Family, I am praying and asking God to give you all Peace and Strength. I Will Always Remember Your Mom As A Lady With A Beautiful Smile And Spirit.
Suzette Douglas-Smith
May 26, 2019
Joan has been on my mind over the past few months. I am sad to learn of her passing. Joan and I worked together at Controller's office. She was always so stylish and just a beautiful person to know. May she rest in eternal peace.
Lisa Callaghan
May 26, 2019
My condolences Sheray.
I send you grace, strength, support and encouragement. May God's love and guidance bring you and your family, peace and perseverance.
Joyce Fletcher-Hall
May 26, 2019
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