She was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace Knox, and her daughter, Jan Knox. She is survived by her son, Thomas Knox, of Kennesaw, and daughter, June Knox, of Alpharetta; grandson, Wesley Knox and his wife, Julie, of Buford; granddaughter, Rebecca Denney and her husband, Ryan, of Summerville, S.C.; great-grandsons, Hunter Knox and Logan Denney; and many nieces and nephews and their families.
The family will receive friends at Northside Chapel Funeral Directors, 12050 Crabapple Road, Roswell, on Sunday, Sept. 9 from 2 to 5 p.m. The funeral service will be at Alpharetta First United Methodist Church, 69 N. Main St., Alpharetta, at 11 a.m. on Monday, Sept. 10, with the remains placed in state at the church at 10 a.m. Interment will be in the Sunset Memory Gardens in Cartersville, at 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Alpharetta First United Methodist Church.