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Visitation

Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory
Tuesday February 11th, 2020
6:00am - 8:00pm

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Memorial Service

Main Street Methodist Church
Wednesday February 12th, 2020
12:00pm

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Betty Stiers Knight

Betty Stiers Knight, 87, passed away on Friday, February 7, 2020 at Moses Cone Hospital. Memorial services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at Main Street United Methodist Church with Rev. Joe Tarpley officiating. The family will see friends on Tuesday evening from 6 until 8 PM at Wilkerson Funeral Home. Betty was born in Rockingham County to the late Versa and Mary Frances Alverson Stiers. She was a homemaker and a member of Main Street United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir, a dedicated volunteer at Annie Penn Hospital and a member of the Women’s auxiliary. She enjoyed gardening, golf, tennis and trips to the beach. In her younger years, Betty was very musically inclined playing many instruments. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother and adored spending time with her family. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James L Knight; daughter, Teresa Knight; granddaughter, Lindsey Leigh Robbins and brother, Bob Stiers. Survivors are her sons, James L. Knight, Jr. and David Henry Knight (Cheryl); daughters, Karen Frances Knight Robbins (Terry), Lisa Rosetta Knight and Ann Knight Eanes (Richard); grandchildren, Justin Daniel Knight, Madeline Rose Knight (Nate), Erin Lindsey Knight, Kaitlyn McKenzie Knight, Brandon Tyler Eanes (Rebecca), Kendal Ryan Eanes, Pierce Lee Kenyon, Heather Gibson Howell, Mary Grey Gibson, James Alexander Robbins; seven great grandchildren; one niece, one nephew and special cousin, Butch and Carolyn Pillar. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Main Street United Methodist Church, 221 South Main Street, Reidsville, NC 27320. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.wilkersonfuneral.com.

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A candle was lit in memory of Betty Knight

Danny & Anne Stanfield Feb 13 2020 3:45 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Knight

Louise Butler Feb 12 2020 1:33 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Knight

Janet Somers Feb 11 2020 5:58 PM

Thanks so much Susan :heart::heart::heart:!!! Shes not in no more pain :pray::pray::pray:!!! Love ya girlie!!

Karen Knight Robbins Feb 10 2020 1:40 PM

Jim, David, Karen, Lisa and Ann, I am thinking of you all during this most difficult time. I never saw your mom when she didn't make me laugh. What a treasure to be able to say about someone. Keep her love in your hearts, her smile on your faces and her laugh in your voices. Much love and sympathy, Shannon Turner Horshok

Shannon Turner Horshok Feb 10 2020 11:49 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Knight

Tracy Williams Purgason Feb 10 2020 10:12 AM

Many fond memories with Betty in the gift shop @ Annie Penn

Betty Ratliff Feb 10 2020 9:11 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Knight

Betty Ratliff Feb 10 2020 9:09 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Knight

Mike Washburn Feb 10 2020 4:02 AM

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