In Memoriam


William W. Knight

(1914 - 2005)


(Class of '34)




William W. Knight

CRYSTAL RIVER, Fla. - William W. Knight, 90, of Homosassa, Fla., died Thursday (Feb. 24, 2005) in Crystal River, Fla.

He was born April 27, 1914, in Hornell and was a Hornell High School graduate.

A Baptist by faith, he attended Southside Baptist Church, Hornell, and Nature's Resort Church in Florida.

He worked as an insurance agent employed by Prudential Insurance in Lady Lake, Fla., for over 30 years, retiring in 1978, at which time he moved to Homosassa.

Knight was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha, in 1999.

Survivors include his son, Gary Knight of Homosassa; two daughters, Sherrill Christen of Hemer, Calif., and Virginia Craiger of Elkhart, Ind.; six grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.