Linda Owings McGee Knight

Published 12:22 pm Thursday, July 15, 2021

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Linda Owings McGee Knight

Mrs. Linda Owings McGee Knight, 74, of U.S. 601 N., Mocksville, died Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home in Winston-Salem.

She was born on July 4, 1947 in Davie County to the late Woodrow Wilson and Sarah Lou Gregory Owings.

She was a member of Blaise Baptist Church where she was involved in children’s ministries. She also volunteered at A Storehouse For Jesus and with the Good News Club at William R. Davie Elementary School. She was co-owner with her husband of Knight Construction General Contractors, and was a talented seamstress for 30 years, specializing in wedding dresses.

She was also preceded in death by: her twin sister, Glenda Owings Massey; and her brother, David Lee Owings.

Survivors: her husband of 44 years, Ronald David Knight of the home; 2 children, Sabrina McGee Hennelly (Pat) of Mocksville and Christopher John Wilson McGee (Helen Li Yuhan) of Cary; 4 grandchildren, Colleen Wise (Blake), Conner Hennelly, Harrison McGee and Isabella McGee; a great-grandchild, Brighton Wise; siblings, Peggy Shelton (Bobby) and Shelby Walker all of Mocksville; a special niece and godchild, Sarah Dalrymple (Eric) of Mocksville; special great-nieces and nephews, Karleigh, Dodge, Weston and Saige; special sister-in-law, Doris McGee Lawson of Tobaccoville; and special friend, Pattie Whitaker of Mocksville.

A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 17 at Blaise Baptist Church with the Rev. Richard Gross, Marie Collins and Eddie Knight officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

Memorials: A Storehouse For Jesus, 675 E. Lexington Road, Mocksville.