Johnnie McKnight Obituary
 
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Mr. Johnnie Edwin McKnight

December 23, 1941 - May 10, 2014
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WEST COLUMBIA   -   Johnnie Edwin McKnight, 72, passed away Saturday, May 10, 2014.  Born in the Olympia Mill Village, he was a son of the late Willie J. and Cora Lee Lemmons McKnight.      He retired from USC as a plumbing supervisor.  Always willing to help out his friends and family with any and all projects, his work was plentiful.  He was a hard worker all of his life until health issues took over.  Lovingly known as Daddy, Papa, G-pa and Papa Johnnie, he will be sorely missed.      Surviving are his three children and their spouses, Tracey...


WEST COLUMBIA   -   Johnnie Edwin McKnight, 72, passed away Saturday, May 10, 2014.  Born in the Olympia Mill Village, he was a son of the late Willie J. and Cora Lee Lemmons McKnight.



     He retired from USC as a plumbing supervisor.  Always willing to help out his friends and family with any and all projects, his work was plentiful.  He was a hard worker all of his life until health issues took over.  Lovingly known as Daddy, Papa, G-pa and Papa Johnnie, he will be sorely missed.



     Surviving are his three children and their spouses, Tracey and Ray Hunter, Michelle and Tommy Nichols and Ramon and Josephine McKnight; seven grandchildren and spouse, Timothy and Micheal Saunders, Dayne and Joanna and Courtney Nichols, Fletcher, Suecia and Logan McKnight; three great-grandchildren, Aaron Davis, Aiden Saunders, Ayla Nichols; brothers, Rev. H. K. McKnight and Hugh McKnight; sister, Delores Murray; and an extended family and numerous friends.    



     Funeral service for Mr. McKnight will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 14, 2014, at West Columbia Pentecostal Holiness Church.  A private burial will be held.  The family will receive friends from 10 until 11:30 a.m. at the church prior to the service.   Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine Street Chapel, is assisting the family.



      In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to West Columbia Pentecostal Holiness Church Mortgage Fund, 2310 Platt Springs Road, West Columbia, SC 29169.



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