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DRAKESBORO, Ky., —  Haze lIrene Hunt Knight, 91 of Drakesboro, went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, January 1 at 1:42 a.m. at her granddaughter's residence, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Knight was born July 18, 1928, in Cleaton to Pete and Mamie Miller. She was a homemaker. She was an avid quilter and gardener. She loved her sons, daughter-in-law, granddaughter, grandson-in-law, and her four great-grandkids. She was of the Pentecostal faith and loved Jesus with all her heart. She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband of 29 years, Homer Foley Hunt; son James Fredrick Hunt; second husband Orville Knight; brothers William Miller, James Miller, Ernest Miller, and Ezra Miller; and sisters Elizabeth Harris, Mary Nell Kelly, Lottie Beasley, and Minnie Welborn.

She is survived by her son, Ernest (Melisa) Hunt of Drakesboro; granddaughter Jennifer (Derek) Shemwell of Drakesboro; and great-grandchildren MaKenna, DJ, Cameron, and Shyleigh Shemwell, all of Drakesboro.

Funeral services will be Saturday, January 4 at 1:00 p.m. at Powderly Holiness Church, with Rev. Curtis McGehee officiating. Burial to follow in Rose Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be Friday after 5:00 p.m. at the church. 

Tucker Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com


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