Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
February 26, 2013 10:58 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Shirley A. Knight, 77, of Mount Vernon, passed away Feb. 24, 2013, at Country Club Retirement Campus.

She was born Nov. 14, 1935, in Cambridge, to the late Robert and Eleanor (Fragazi) Logan. Shirley was a lifelong camper with her late husband and made many friends through their travels.

She is survived by her children, Tim (Amy) Knight of Heath, Jeff (Laura) Knight of Roaming Shores, Joe (Desi) Knight of Texas and Jewell Ann (Karim) Bathiley of Cincinnati; a brother, Bob (Kathy) Logan of West Virginia; her grandchildren, Catrina, Becky, Jennifer, Michelle, Logan, Alexandria and Chelsea; numerous great-grandchildren; and a sister-in-law, Sharon Logan of Indiana.

Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Knight Jr.; and a brother, Jim Logan.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, and one hour prior to services on Thursday. Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Shirley’s name to Multiple Sclerosis Society, 6155 Rockside Road, Independence, OH 44131.

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