Willa Dean Knight
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Willa Dean Knight
  • October 26, 1924 - January 13, 2018
  • Tennessee

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Willa Dean Knight, 93, passed away Saturday, January 13, 2018. Born Sunday, October 26, 1924 in Red Boiling Springs, Tennessee, she is preceded in death by her husband, Blueford Knight; parents, Andrew Johnson and Ida Mae Denim Johnson Wallace; son Billy Short; daughter, Pam Holder; grandchildren, Billy Short, Jr., Brent Knight, Johnny Holder; brother, Jimmy Johnson.

She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Bergeron, Carolyn Knight and Louise Short; sisters, Robbie Wallace and Charlene Wallace; brothers, Bobby Wallace, Odell Wallace, Toby Wallace; grandchildren; , Bobby Short, Gary Short, Bianca Garbutt, Jay Bergeron, Stacy Bergeron, Kim Sims, Brian Holder, Brian Knight; great-grandchildren;Tara Short, Chris Short, Jamie Short, Layne Short, Stephan Short, Lola Short, Gary Short, Kylie Garbutt, AJ Garbutt, Chance Bergeron, Tanner Bergeron, Colbie Bergeron, Natalie Grayson, Zach Sims, Sara Holder, Emily Holder, Noah Holder, Gavin Holder, Gunnar Holder, Grayson Holder, John Holder, and great-great-grandchild,Sydney Bergeron .

A celebration of life will be conducted 12:00 Friday, January 19, 2018 in the chapel of Forest Lawn Funeral Home with Bro. Bob Cook officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

Family and friends will gather to remember Mrs. Knight at a visitation Thursday, January 18, 2018 from 2:00 until 8:00 at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.