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Sarah Knight

1924 - 2021

Date of death: May 29, 2021


In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Knight family. Sarah’s earthly temple is now resting in the care of Rowell-Parish Mortuary. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Ms. Sarah Knight.


Derrick Veasley ~ Director

Henry Veasley ~ Director

Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain


Sarah Knight's Life’s Flashes


August 31, 1924


March 29, 2021

Parents: The late Timothy and Rosa L. Evans

Church Membership: New Hope Missionary Baptist Church

Married: Reverend Joe N. Knight

Education: Douglass Elementary School, Van Buren Arkansas

Lincoln High School, Fort Smith Arkansas

Beauty College, Ohio

Occupation: Koenig, Gherkin and Davenport Pathology Lab



Beverly Norwood, Fort Smith, AR

JoAnne Perry (Marion), Van Buren, AR

David Knight, Carlsbad, CA


Shawn Knight, Tyrell Perry (Margaret), Kiandra Knight-Baker,

Christopher Knight, Alex Norwood, James “Chico” Norwood,

Chris Perry, Anthony Perry.

Great-Grandchildren / Great, Great-Grandchildren

Aspen Knight, Xavier Knight, Kennedy Perry, Londyn Perry,

Knight Perry, Hayden Tyra, Kierra Richardson,

eight step-grandchildren and three step

great, great-grandchildren.

Additional Family

One brother Norman Evans and Family, Berkeley California

Special Niece Norma J. Gary and Family (Fort Smith / Conway Arkansas)

Nieces Sarah Abernathy and Rose Hudgens; Nephews Charles Evans and Jim Evans

Many relatives and friends

Family and friends visitation will be held Friday, June 4, 2021 from 6-7pm at Rowell-Parish Mortuary.

Celebration of life will be held at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church, 18 South 14th Street, Van Buren, Arkansas.

Committal service and final resting place will be held at Crown Hill Cemetery, Van Buren, Arkansas.


Office: 479-782-9200
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