Norma Jean (Busby) Knight

January 2, 1947 ~ September 12, 2020 (age 73)


Mrs. Norma Jean Knight, 73 of Gallaway, passed away on September 12, 2020 at her residence. Mrs. Knight, the widow of Mr. Ersol Sidney Knight, worked at Gallaway Nursing Home as a housekeeper. 

Mrs. Knight is survived by her daughter, Sandra Paden (Jerry) of Gallaway; her son, Esol Knight (Gale) of Arlington; her grandchildren, Lynn Knight, Dallas Knight, Lucas Paden, Jeanna Paden, Hannah Hiltner (Jacob), and Rebecca Paden; by her great-grandchild, Logan Paden; and by her siblings, Hazel Gullet of Oakland, TN and Bobby Johnson of Missouri; and by many nieces and nephews. Mrs. Knight was preceded in death by her mother, Minnie Mae Johnson; her sister, William Mae Johnson; her sister-in-law, Susie Johnson; and her nieces, Mary Sue Wright and Crystal Gail Johnson-Felice. 

Mrs. Knight will have visitation on Monday night, September 14th, from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Maley-Yarbrough Chapel. Funeral services will take place Tuesday, September 15th, at 11:00 AM. Interment will follow in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Mason, TN. 

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September 14, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home
1701 Highway 51 S
Covington, TN 38019

Funeral Service
September 15, 2020

11:00 AM
Maley-Yarbrough Funeral Home
1701 Highway 51 S
Covington, TN 38019

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