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William Lyle Knowles

October 25, 1932 September 26, 2018
William Lyle Knowles
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Obituary for William Lyle Knowles

William Lyle Knowles, 85, of Moss Point, MS passed away on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 in Pascagoula, MS. Lyle was born on October 25, 1932 in Guntown, MS to the late Jim and Bess Knowles. Lyle was retired from Lewis Sporting Goods, where he had worked from the age of thirteen. He was a veteran of the United States Army, a member of Community of Christ Church in Escatawpa, MS, where he served as a teacher, and was an avid hunter all of his life. He will be remembered as being a jack of all trades, and always enjoyed the challenge of fixing things.
In addition to his parents, Lyle was preceded in death by his son, Milton Lyle Knowles; great-grandson, Logan Knowles; brothers, Gilbert and Norman Knowles; and sister, Melvelene Stewart.
He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Betty Joyce Knowles; children, John Brent (Evelyn) Knowles, Kathy Lylene Smith, and Jason McCain (Shari) Knowles; ten grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; along with numerous nieces, nephews, other family, and friends.
The visitation for Lyle will be held on Sunday, September 30, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home in Escatawpa, MS. The funeral service will follow in the funeral home chapel beginning at 3:00 p.m. with Elder Terry Breland and Elder Billy Graham officiating. Interment will be held at Community of Christ Church Cemetery.
Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements.


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Visitation

Sunday

30

Sep

1:00 PM 9/30/2018 1:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 9/30/2018 3:00:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home

9721 MS-63
Moss Point, MS 39562

Heritage Funeral Home
9721 MS-63 Moss Point 39562 MS
United States

Service

Sunday

30

Sep

3:00 PM 9/30/2018 3:00:00 PM
Heritage Funeral Home

9721 MS-63
Moss Point, MS 39562

Heritage Funeral Home
9721 MS-63 Moss Point 39562 MS
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Community of Christ Church Cemetery - Escatawpa Final Resting Place

Moss Point MS, 39562
Moss Point, MIssIssIppi 39562

Moss Point MS, 39562 Moss Point 39562 MIssIssIppi
United States
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