In profound sorrow the professional and courteous staff of the Christian Way Funeral Home sorrowfully announces the earthly departure of Ms. Mamie Knight. Ms. Knight answered to her name on Sunday, July 6, 2014 and said “I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith, now there is in store for me a crown of righteousness, which the lord the righteous Judge shall give me at that day.”
Mamie’s journey began on November 11, 1920 in Pine Bluff to the late James Shields and Nellie Clark in Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
She was preceded in death by her husband; Willie Knight. She was a homemaker and known for her stylish ways and infamous red lipstick.
She leaves behind seven nieces, one nephew and a host of relatives and friends.
Funeral Service will be 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at Christian Way Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Cypress Memorial Gardens by Christian Way Funeral Home. Visitation will be today from 5:00pm-6:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The body will lie in state from 9:45am until service time. The family will be at 2007 East 8th Street Pine Bluff, Arkansas.
Online register can be signed at www.christianwayfh.com