January 10, 2014
Mr. Ray Arley Knight, Jr., age 85 of Rockwood, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Knight was a member of First Christian Church, Rockwood. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, a member of American Legion Post #50 and a former Roane County Veteran Service Officer. Mr. Knight was also Valedictorian of Rockwood High School and had a Master’s in Business Administration from U.T. Mr. Knight was born October 5, 1928 in Rockwood to Ray Arley, Sr. and Katherine Wilson Knight. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, June K. Stevens; uncle, Warren Wilson.
Nephews: David Stevens of Kingston, TN; Tom Stevens of Cedar Hill, TN
Niece: Kathy Hughes of Oak Ridge, TN
The family will have a Funeral Service on Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at 11:00 am in the First Christian Church, Rockwood with Rev. Kara Foster officiating. Interment and burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery with Full Military Honors by the Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard. Evans Mortuary is serving the family of Mr. Ray Arley Knight, Jr.