LEBANON -- Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 5 at the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home for Mrs. Knox, 95, of Big Springs, TX.
Born November 17, 1916, in the Tuckers Cross Roads Community, she died Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2011 surrounded by friends and loved ones.
The daughter of the late W. O. and Jewell Hobbs Helton, she and her late husband John were actively engaging the Big Spring Methodist Church, and supported the arts such as the Big Spring Symphony.
Visitation will be Saturday from 12 Noon until service at Ligon & Bobo.
Services will be conducted by David Ford.
Interment will follow at the Bethlehem Cemetery in Tuckers Cross Roads.
Survivor inclue: daughter Janet Sue (John) Stull of Northfield, MN; granddaughters Kynda Stull (Troy) and Rebecca Stull (Andrew); sisters Sarah “Sis” Brown Massey of Lebanon and Margaret “Kit” (Charles) Ford of Winder, GA.
Also surviving are several nieces, nephews, and an extraordinary circle of friends whose support allowed her to live in her home, near the garden, almost all of her life.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband John Bunyan Knox on Nov. 13, 1993; and two brothers Clyde and William Helton.
Arrangements by Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home.