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William McKNIGHT

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McKNIGHT, William William Senter "Bill" McKnight, age 94 of Stockbridge GA, passed away July 6, 2014. Bill is survived by his wife of 66 years, Doris McKnight, son and daughter-in-law, Bill and Sarah McKnight, daughter and husband Betty and Robert White. Grandsons Mark McKnight, Matt McKnight and wife Rose, Chris White and wife Denise, Dustin White and fiance Sara Collins, great grandsons, Alex, Luke and Owen White. Bill was born in Humboldt, TN to Felix and Kathleen McKnight, Dec 13, 1919. Bill served in World War II and was employed with Delta Airlines for 41 years as Director of Production Control Maintenance. He was an active elder in the College Park Presbyterian Church and later an elder in the Smyrna Presbyterian Church in Conyers, GA. Bill was a Mason for 64 years. The memorial service will be held on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at 11:00am at the Smyrna Presbyterian Church, 2920 Hwy 212, Conyers, 30294, with graveside services to follow at the Fairview Memorial Gardens cemetery at 164 Fairview Rd, Stockbridge, GA. The family will receive friends at Horis A. Ward Fairview chapel, Stockbridge, GA, Tuesday, from 6-8pm. After his beloved grandson, Brandon White, passed away, Bill was a strong supporter of CURE to fight childhood cancer. In lieu of flowers, the family asks memorial donations be made to CURE Childhood Cancer 1117 Perimeter Center West, Suite N-402 Atlanta, GA 30338.


Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on July 8, 2014
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