sister Betty Jensen. sister Betty Jensen. Lewis Robert Knight,85 years of age of Luttrell, TN, went to be with our Lord and Savior, on April 23, 2019.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Berta Jean Edenfield. Children, Mundy Robert Knight and Lewis Robert Knight, Jr. Mother, Astrid Andresen Pipher; father, Harry Olen Pipher; brothers, Frank Knight and Gene Pipher; sister Evelyn Davis,
Born in Endicott, New York. Mr. Knight joined the US Air Force in Syracuse, NY as an Airframe Repair man. Rank promotion to SSGT in 1956. He worked for McDonald Douglas, (NASA) Cape Canaveral FL where he worked on the Gemini, Apollo, Saturn, Mercury and Space Shuttle payloads.
He is survived by his children; April (Tommy) Overstreet, May (William) Eiholzer, June Knight, July Knight and August Knight.
His grandchildren: Amber Foster, Stacy (Cody) Cullar,Alton (Nikki) Neeley, Jessica VanRoekel, Darrel (Blanca) Carouthers Jr., Heidi Kerr, Andrew Kerr, Kathleen Kerr, Michelle Mack, Christopher (Jill) Callaway, Mindy (Bret) Shelby, Cynthia (Drew) Tschacher, Julie (James) Hendricks, Kelly Callaway, Judah Callaway, Keri Callaway, Brandon Cain, Zachary Cain and Robert Charrette. He is also survived by 24 great-grandchildren as well. Sister, Betty Jenson.
Viewing will be held Friday, April 26, 2019 5-7pm.
220 Hwy. 61 East, Maynardville, TN
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019 at 2 pm.
Interment at Skaggs Cemetery.
A special thanks to UT Medical Center/Hospice Services.
Arrangements by Cooke-Campbell Mortuary, Maynardville.