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Joyce Knight (9-11-17) service 9-16-17

Joyce Evelyn Knight, 77, of Corinth, Mississippi, died on Monday, Sept. 11, at her home.
She was born in Selmer, daughter of the late Talmadge and Georgia Surratt. She was united in marriage to Arnold T. Knight, who preceded her in death.
Mrs. Knight was a member of Forrest Hill Church of Christ. She worked at Brown Shoe Company and Garan’s.
She is survived by her children, Cynthia Rodriguez of Corinth, Mississippi, Aundrea Oakley of Savannah, Arnold Knight Jr. of Jacksonville, Florida, Brenda Green of Selmer, and Stacey Knight of Corinth, Mississippi; and two brothers, Talmadge Surratt and Kenneth Surratt, both of Selmer. She had 13 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; and a host of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her sisters, Irene Damron, Ruby Ratcliff, Linda Miller, Rebecca Baxter and Mary Brown.
Homegoing services were held on Saturday, Sept. 16, at Forrest Hill Church of Christ in Selmer with Lucius Wallace and Will Luster officiating. Burial followed in Prospect Cemetery at Selmer.
Shackelford Funeral Directors of Selmer in charge of arrangements.

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