Michael McKnight

Wednesday, June 4, 2008

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Michael McKnight, 53, died Monday, June 2, 2008, at Clearview Nursing Center in Sikeston.

He was born Feb. 4, 1955, in Memphis, Tenn., son of Buster and Betty Joe Freshour McKnight.

McKnight was a member of Shady Acres Church of Christ and worked as a project manager for PB2 Architecture and Design in Rogers, Ark.

Survivors include a son, Michael McKnight II of Benton, Mo.; his mother, Betty Colwell of Sikeston; a sister, Rose Smith of Sikeston; and a grandchild.

He was preceded in death by a brother.

Visitation will be from noon to service time Monday at Ponder Funeral Home.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Pat Hogan will officiate.