Bertha Bernice Knox
1942 - 2020
BORN
1942
DIED
2020
FUNERAL HOME
Swanson Funeral Home- East
806 East Grand Blvd.
Detroit, MI
) Bertha Bernice Knox (Robins) was born July 27, 1942 in Union Springs, Ala. She passed away on July 31, 2020 in Detroit, Mich. She was the daughter of the late James and Bertha Robins and was also preceded in death by husband, William M. Knox; son, Darnell D. Knox; and brother, James C. Robins. Being an outstanding cook, as a family, we celebrated Thanksgiving in Detroit, Mich. since 1963. Singing, dancing and playing dominoes was enjoyed by all. She leaves to mourn her passing, children, William, Bridget, Victor (Rori), Anthony (Deborah), James and Audra (Zurick) Snyder; 12 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Lillie (Haywood) Burgess and Audrey Bailey; brothers, Isaac, Lacy (Doris), and Andre; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Service will be held at Swanson Funeral Home, 806 E. Grand Blvd., Detroich, MI 48207, August 15 at 11 a.m. Calling hours August 14 from 4 to 6 p.m. Condolences may be sent to Bridget Knox, 6290 Lahser Rd., Bloomfield Twp., MI 48301.


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Published by Akron Beacon Journal on Aug. 13, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Aug
14
Calling hours
4:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.
Swanson Funeral Home- East
806 East Grand Blvd., Detroit, MI
Aug
15
Service
11:00a.m.
Swanson Funeral Home- East
806 East Grand Blvd., Detroit, MI
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Wows:An outstanding (cook): A, person, WHOM THE the, LOVE of:THE ALMIGHTY (GOD):IS A, NATURAL BLOOD VESSEL WITHIN!/R.I.P
Felicia Houston
Daughter
August 15, 2020
My sympathy to the family. You all have been great friends to our family. I enjoyed fellowshipping with you all at Thanksgiving since I have been in Michigan and at your family reunions when I came to Akron. Bertha was a great lady and a great friend to my sister, Carolyn. I love y'all.
Major Jones aka Butch
Friend
August 15, 2020
Audrey and Andre you and your family have my sincere condolences
Mary Bush
Neighbor
August 14, 2020
Alexander Robbins
August 13, 2020
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always.
Doretha Dorhetso
Friend
August 13, 2020
Sending my condolences and praying to the family. Lady will truly be missed by all. Love ❤ y'all.
Doretha Dorhetso
Family
August 13, 2020
Sending my condolences and prayers to the family. Lady will truly missed by all. Love ❤ y'all.
Doretha Dorhetso
Family
August 13, 2020
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