Lorna M. Knight

May 14, 1930 - September 14, 2020

05/14/1930 - 09/14/2020

Past Services

Cemetery
Thursday September 17, 2020
Powhatan Cemetery
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
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Visitation
Thursday September 17, 2020
10:00 am - 1:45 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Powhatan Point Chapel
186 Main Street
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
740-795-5451 | Directions
Service
Thursday September 17, 2020
2:00 pm
Powhatan Cemetery
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
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Lorna M. Knight, 90, of Powhatan Point, OH died Monday, September 14, 2020 at Country Club Retirement Campus, Bellaire, OH. Lorna was born May 14, 1930 in Graysville, WV, a daughter of the late Encil and Delphia White Wingrove.

Lorna was retired bookkeeper at Powhatan Hardware and Powhatan Lumber Company. Lorna was a lay minister performing weddings, funerals and served the community at Amity United Methodist Church. She served as its treasurer, Sunday school teacher, vacation bible school teacher, United Methodist Women, Delegate of the United Methodist Church Conference, and a choir member.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Brent E. Knight; a son-in-law, Dennis E. Brown; two brothers, William and Marion “Jiggs” Wingrove; a grandson-in-law, Jason Walt.

Surviving are her husband of 72 years, Harold E. Knight of Powhatan Point; her children, Merritt L. (Theresa) Knight of Powhatan Point, Deborah J. Brown of Pickerington, OH, and Brian (Christine) Knight of Blacklick, OH; a sister, Lola VanDyne of New Castle, OH; a brother, Elson “Lou” (Betty) Wingrove of St. Clairsville, OH; grandchildren, Sundae Knight, Meredith Walt, Matthew Brown, Corey Knight, Jeff Knight, Maxine Knight, Bentley Knight; great grandchildren, Verena Disch, Chase Eckman, Michael Brown, Rosslyn Walt, Hunter Knight, Rylee Knight, Jason Knight.

Friends will be received on Thursday from 10 am to 1:45 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main Street Powhatan Point, OH 43942 with graveside funeral services at 2 pm at Powhatan Cemetery with Rev. Randy Weaver officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association by going to TMCFunding.com

Share your thoughts and memories of Lorna with her family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com

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Staci(Caldwell) Weist
2 years ago

Lorna was a wonderful woman, preschool teacher and a welcome memory from my childhood. So sorry to hear, she will live on in our memories!

Verna Rosen
2 years ago

Lots of good memories about this sweet lady!! So sorry for your loss. She will be missed!!❤️

Lorri Stewart Tagliaferro
2 years ago

Brian – so sorry for your loss. Your mom was always a beautiful person. My thoughts snd prayers are with you.

Rev. Alice Phillips
2 years ago

I remember conducting a funeral with her many years ago. She was such a gracious, loving Christian woman! Love and prayers for her family as you trust in the Resurrection promises of Jesus!

Carolyn Ferguson
2 years ago

Lorna’s Family So very sorry for your loss. Lorna was a beautiful lady I had such great respect for. I loved when she preached at our church. She had such great faith and she had a voice that beckoned for you to listen. I enjoyed all times we had together and more. Prayers of comfort for all families. Heaven shines brighter with her smile.

Katherine Brumage
2 years ago

Merritt. I am so sorry for your loss. She was a god fearing women and is now with her lord and family.

Becky ninni
2 years ago

Always loved Lorna. I was raised in the Amity church and I always remember her there ready to greet both a smile. She knew the Word that’s for sure. May u have peace in knowing that she is still alive with God our Father in heaven. What a wonderful assurance!!

Don and Ellen Clegg
2 years ago

Lorna was one of the most godly women that I ever met. She was filled to the brim with God’s love and it would spill over on all those who have the privilege to know her. She will be greatly missed but she truly is rejoicing with her Lord.

Tom and Joni Fox
2 years ago

One of the most admired ladies in Powhatan and beyond. I know in my heart she is with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. She fulfilled her duty here on earth as Christ would have wanted. May she now be one of his heavenly Angels. Our deepest Sympathy to Debbie and the rest of the family

Jeanette and Pat McHugh
2 years ago

Heaven has gained a beautiful angel. Everyone who knew you, loved you. You were a wonderful lady. Rest in peace, we will all miss you.