Charles Wallace Knight was born August 1, 1950 in Tuskegee, Oklahoma to Wiley S. Knight and Jennie (Fife) Knight. He passed away Monday, April 15,
2019 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the age of 68.
Mr. Knight was a resident of Bristow, Oklahoma and a graduate of Slick High School. He worked many years as a truck driver, which he loved dearly. He also enjoyed gardening, raising and, when he was younger, loved playing baseball.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Chester and three sisters, Nora McGirt, Betty Grey and Hannah Holahta.
Survivors include his son, Charles Wallace Knight Jr. of Bristow; his daughter, LaDonna Tankersley and husband Famous of Tulsa; two brothers,
Bobby Joe Knight of Moore and Walter Knight and wife Karin of Catoosa, Oklahoma; two sisters, Birdie Bear of Okemah and Mary Pendergraft of Moore, ex-wife, Donna Henson of Slick and 15 grandchildren.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Curtis Lunsford, Ricky Campbell, Steven Bear, Jarren Bear, Chris Yahola and Robert “Buck” Robuck.
Services will be under the direction of Parks Brothers Funeral Home, Okemah, Oklahoma.