Paul Howard McKnight, Sr., 69, died Saturday, August 11, 2012, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center.
A native of Cannon County, he lived in Woodbury.
A member of Jehovah Witness, he was retired from Pillsbury and a veteran of the army. He also loved fishing and gardening.
Wife of 48 years: Jewell Walls McKnight of Woodbury
Mother: Pearl Moody Wooten of Summerville, GA
Children: Sandy McKnight Smitty (Rodney) of Woodbury & Paul McKnight, Jr. (Gwen) of Chandler, OK
Grandchildren: Jonathan, Cameron, Andrew, & Benjamin McKnight, Cody & Allison Smitty
Brother: William Robert McKnight (Tara) of Murfreesboro
Sisters: Pamela Clark (Danny) & Teresa Henson (Robert) all of Murfreesboro
Also surviving are several nieces & nephews
He was preceded his father, Richard Hudson McKnight.
Memorial Service will be held at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 14, 2012.
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