tony-mcknightDAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (5/5/14) — Tony McKnight, 43, of Dawson Springs, Ky., passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014.

He was born March 11, 1971 in Princeton, Ky., to Rev. Eugene and Linda McKnight. He was formerly employed with Lear Corporation/IAC in Madisonville and was a member of New Hope Holiness Church in Dawson Springs.

He was preceded in death by his nephews, Skylar Barnett and Jacob McDonald.

He is survived by his mother and father, Rev. Eugene and Linda McKnight of Dawson Springs; his sons, Austin "Spanky" McKnight of Madisonville and Joshua Garrett of Sebree, Ky.; his life long soul mate, Tammy McKnight of Madisonville; his sisters, Lexia (Brian Lovik) McKnight of Dawson Springs, Kim (Rev. Douglas) Barnett of Nebo, Ky., and Roxie (Bryan) Henson of Martinsville, Ind.; his grandsons, Caleb Townsend and Casey Garrett both of Sebree and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, May 5, 2014 in the chapel of Harris Funeral Home in Madisonville with Rev. Butch McKnight officiating and Bro. Thurman Harris assisting. Burial will follow at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Dawson Springs.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Monday at Harris Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Dustin Morris, Casey Barnett, Joshua Garrett, Davory Morris, David Rickard and Brian Heady.

Condolences may be made to the family at www.harrisfuneralinc.com.

springhour
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

March 02, 2015 9219

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
February 25, 2015 8482

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

in Top News For All Sites by Trooper Stu Recke
February 24, 2015 8266

Two Charged in Central City Meth Bust

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
February 25, 2015 6353

New Asian Restaurant Coming to Madisonville

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
February 24, 2015 5600

School Board Holding Special Called Meeting

in Muhlenberg News by Sherri Miller
March 03, 2015 5354

Three Arrested during Traffic Stop

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: Name of Pennyrile Fatality Officially…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 09, 2015

Police Pursue Man after Fight at Taco Bell

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 03, 2015 5354

Three Arrested during Traffic Stop

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 03, 2015 3379

Sacramento Man Charged with Rape, Sodomy

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
March 03, 2015 2355

Madisonville Man Charged for Robbery in Greenville

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Greenville Police Department
March 03, 2015 2328

Superintendent: Spring Break Won't be Touched…

in Hopkins News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 03, 2015 1523

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 3, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
March 03, 2015 1343

Baptist Health Madisonville Now Offering…

in Hopkins News by Kristy Quinn
March 03, 2015 1327

SHMS Dance Team Places in State Championship

in Hopkins News by South Hopkins Middle School
March 03, 2015 1293

Militant Crazy Religion, Avoid the Damage

in General News For All Sites by Dr. Glenn Mollette
March 03, 2015 1280

Local Students Place in Stanley Lewis Cultural…

in Hopkins News by Joyce Riggs
March 03, 2015 1236

SurfKY News Exclusive: John Conlee Talks of 40…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News