Don Frederick Knox Obituary
Here is Don Frederick Knox’s obituary. Please accept Echovita’s sincere condolences.
It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved Don Frederick Knox of Galax, Virginia, born in Bluefield, West Virginia, who passed away at the age of 82, on November 23, 2021. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of Don Frederick Knox.
He was predeceased by : his parents, Randolph Curtis and Edith Irene Rolen Knox. He is survived by : his significant other Melba; his children, Cindy (Doug Fleming), Virginia and Rick; his daughter-in-law Ellyn Knox of Franklin, TN.; his grandchildren, Lucas Rudy of Radford, VA, Jordyn Knox and Ethan Knox of Franklin, TN; his step-granddaughter Chelsey (Jake Quesenberry); his sister Norma Jean; and his brother-in-law Joe Alfano of Winston-Salem, NC. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews, and a great-niece and several great-nephews.
Visitation was held on Saturday, November 27th 2021 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home (201 W Center St, Galax, VA 24333). A funeral service was held on Sunday, November 28th 2021 at 2:00 PM at the First United Methodist Church (306 W Center St, Galax, VA 24333). A burial was held on Sunday, November 28th 2021 at the Mt. Vale United Methodist Church (3350 Meadow Creek Rd, Galax, VA 24333).
The family respectfully request that in lieu of flowers, contributions be made to a scholarship in memory of Don Knox to The Galax Foundation of Excellence in Education, P.O. Box 487, Galax, VA 24333.