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Sunday March 8th, 2020
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Amanda Elizabeth Knox

AMANDA ELIZABETH LINGERFELT KNOX,  age 95 of Niota, Tn. (Clearwater Community) passed away Friday, March 6, 2020, in Life Care of Athens, Tenn. She was a native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, Tenn., a daughter of the later  Ransom Harrison and Walcie Wattenbarger Lingerfelt and preceded in death by her Husband of 70 years: Alton Knox on August 23, 2019, Four Brothers: Ralph Lingerfelt, Bobby Lingerfelt, Ray Lingerfelt and Edward Lingerfelt. She formerly owned and operated Clearwater Market and was a Charter  Member of Clearwater Baptist Church. 
Survivors: Three Daughters and Sons-in-law: Jean Edwards of Knoxville, Tenn. , Ann and Dean Landreth of Riceville, Tenn., Kathy and Mark Cobble of Athens, Tenn., Four Sons and daughters-in-law: Bill and Janice Hughes of Athens, Tn., Don and Katherine Knox of Athens, Tenn., Jimmy and Jane Knox of Niota, Tenn., and Jeff and Tina Knox of Niota, Tenn., Two sisters and brother-in-law: Catherine and R. B. Dake of Athens, Tenn., and Ida Mae Kennedy  of McDonald, Tenn., Sisters-in-law: Bobbie Lingerfelt and Lois Lingerfelt both of Athens, Tenn., Blanche Neil of Cleveland, Tenn.,  Brothers-in-law: Ray Knox of Niota, Tenn. and Walter Knox of Cleveland, Tenn.,  14 Grandchildren, 18 Great Grandchildren, 2 Great Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Fuuneral services will be 7:00 P.M. Sunday in the Chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Rev. Greg McCosh, Rev. Martin Bowlin and Rev. Greg Hutsell officiating. Interment will be 11:00 A.M. Monday in Clearwater Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Grandsons and Great Grandsons. The family will recieve friends from 4-7 Sunday in the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to www.laycock-hobbs.com/notices/Amanda-Knox. Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home, Athens, Tn. in charge of arrangements. 

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Praying for you. The Wattenbarger family

Sara Wattenbarger Mar 13 2020 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family

Jane Lingerfelt White Mar 11 2020 12:00 AM

Thoughts and Prayers are with you all. Tim Trotter

Tim Trotter Mar 9 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Amanda Knox

Mike & Chris Thompson Mar 9 2020 12:00 AM

To the family of Amanda Knox:
We learned of Amanda's passing in the DPA on Monday afternoon and want to extend our sympathy to a wonderful family that we always enjoy seeing and talking with. Hold on to the good memories of the life she enjoyed with each of you. She influenced so many lives in a positive way.
Our love and prayers,
Bernard and Barbara W. Patterson

Mar 9 2020 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for yall.. Great family and former neighbors.

Alfreeda Edgemon Mar 8 2020 12:00 AM

If there were more Amanda Knox in the world it would be a better place

Robert&Donna Wilson Mar 8 2020 12:00 AM

Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Synthia Moses and family

Synthia Moses Mar 8 2020 12:00 AM