OBITUARY: Lawrence Edward Knight


Mr. Lawrence Edward Knight of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2022, he was 80 years old.

Larry was born in Nashville, TN, and was the son of the late, Elzie Franklin Knight and Bessie Thompson Knight.

He was a 1959 graduate of Cohn High School and was a furniture salesman for Haverty’s and La-Z-Boy. Larry was a member of Victory Baptist Church.

He was also preceded in death by his brother, Dallas Knight, and niece, Paige Nash.

He is survived by:
Wife – Debbie Greer Knight
Sons – Larry Knight, Jr. and Steve Knight
Loved Step-children – Julie (Alan) Northern and Tommy (Amy) Greer
Brother – Roger (Jean) Knight
Sisters – Libby (Ray) Nash and Trudy (Phillip) Fontenot
Grandchildren – Jennifer and Austin, Taylor (David) Ridiner, Blake Northern, Ben (Brooke) Greer, and Dan Greer
1 Great-grandchild
Niece – Nikki Nash

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted at 5 p.m. Thursday, May 12, 2022 at Victory Baptist Church, 1777 Tate Lane, Mt. Juliet, TN with Rev. Chuck Groover officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to service time Thursday at the church.

Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to Victory Baptist Church for the Youth and Young Adults.

Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663.


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