H. Edwin Knight
Services: Have been held.
Mr. H. Edwin Knight, 80, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2004, at All Care Assisted Living in Clovis.
He was born on Aug. 23, 1924, in Jones County, Iowa, to Harold and Rachel Daily Knight. He attended school in Jones and Lynn counties and graduated from Coggon High School in 1942. He entered the Navy in 1945. He married Jean Pfitzenmaier on June 1, 1946, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and farmed in Lynn and Jones counties. He later worked at Terra Eastern near Monticello, Iowa, and then moved to Clovis where he worked for K. Barnett & Sons until his retirement.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Robert Knight; and one granddaughter, Nicole Wherry.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Kathy Cross (and husband, Keith) of Douglass, Kan., and Sandra Wherry (Gordon) of Anamosa, Iowa; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Eileen Knight of Walker, Iowa; and several nieces and nephews.
Keith Cross will officiate the services, assistted by Matthew Killough, Brian Cross, and Steve Cates.
Cremation will take place after the service.
Burial will be at a later date in Wilcox Cemetery in Viola, Iowa.
Honorary pallbearers are his great-grandchildren, Coby Killough, Garret Killough, Caleb Cates, Mikaela Cates, Kent Cates, Lee Wherry and Will King.
Memorial contributions may be made to 16th and Pile Church of Christ in Clovis.
Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.