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Joy McKnight

September 3, 1937 ~ July 26, 2022 (age 84)

Obituary

Joy Matthews McKnight, age, 84 of Spring Hill, TN, passed away July 26, 2022. She was born in Pavo, Georgia. She worked as a Registered Nurse with Georgia Baptist Hospital; and also employed for 22 years with the State of Georgia as a Disability Adjudicator. After her retirement, she volunteered working with the homeless at the InTown Collaborative Ministries, as well as volunteering at her church, Church of Our Saviour. She moved to Spring Hill, TN in the fall of 2015 to be with her daughter and family. Preceded in death by her parents, Maxine McLeod and James Hampton Matthews, husband, Harold Briggs McKnight, II, brother, Jimmy Matthews, sister-in-law, Joy Matthews. Survived by, son, Michael (Angela Flores) McKnight, daughter, Lynn (William) Rieger, sister, Kay O’Connor, grandchildren, Lauren (Robert) Mott, Briggs McKnight, Mary Rieger, Bo (Madeline) Rieger and great grandchild, Leon Mott. A funeral service will be conducted at Church of Our Saviour, 1068 North Highland Ave., Atlanta, GA 30306, at 11:00AM on August 27, 2022. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. The Rev. Barry Griffin will be officiating. Donations may be made to The Well Outreach (www.springhillwell.org) or InTown Collaborative Ministries (www.intowncm.org

The family will be having a private inurnment following the service at White Chapel Memorial Gardens.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
August 27, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Church of Our Saviour
1068 North Highland Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30306

Funeral Service
Saturday
August 27, 2022

11:00 AM
Church of Our Saviour
1068 North Highland Ave.
Atlanta, GA 30306

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