Betty-Jo (Armstrong) Knight, age 77, of Frankton, peacefully left this life on Friday, March 27, 2020, after an extended illness at Summit Health & Living. Betty-Jo was born in Madison County on December 21, 1942, to the late Claude and Catherine (Wood) Armstrong. Betty-Jo grew up in Alexandria. On February 21, 1959, she married the love of her life, Larry Allen Knight and they shared 52 years of marriage together before he passed away on December 3, 2011.
Betty-Jo retired from Weidner Chevrolet after 30 years. Betty-Jo and Larry spent their winters in Florida until Larry's health no longer permitted. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, loved sewing and quilting, camping and traveling. She enjoyed special lunches with her Widener Chevrolet buddies, childhood friends and her cousins. More than anything she loved spending time with her family.
Left to cherish her memory are three daughters; Ronda Jo Terry, Pamala ((fiance' Christopher Cooper)) Owens and Robin (Randy) Borum, 14 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, brother; Jack Armstrong of Alexandria, several neices, nephews, and cousins.
Betty-Jo was preceded in death by her parents; Claude & Catherine Armstrong, husband, Larry Allen Knight, sister in laws; Thelma Armstrong, Ginger Montgomery, Arlene Kiaunis and Marlene Armstrong.
The family wishes to thank Summit Health & Living for their love and care they gave to our mother. We love you all.
Out of respect for personal and public safety due to the coronavirus crisis. The family has chosen to have private graveside service at the K. of P. and IOOF Cemetery in Frankton. Local arrangements have been entrusted by Harper & Dunnichay Funeral Home of Frankton.
Memorial contributions may be made the Alzheimer Association at: www.act.alz.org
Online condolences can be given at www.dunnichayfuneralhome.com
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