Geneva Williams Knighten

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  • "Oh what wonderful woman she was. She was my second grade..."
    - sondra silas-hayes
  • "Mrs. Emma, cherish the memories of Geneva. Earth has no..."
    - Johnnie Mae Quiett-Key
  • "May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of..."
    - Gwendolyn McCoy
  • "Ms. Knighten was my daughter's homebound teacher during her..."
    - Bernadine A. Smith
  • "Rest in peace Geniva, I will miss our special laughs &..."
    - Carolyn Taylor-Smalley
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A retired school teacher, she passed away at 9:55 a.m. on Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at the age of 82. Visiting at New Fellowship Baptist Church on Tuesday, June 18 from 9:30 a.m. until religious service at 11 a.m., conducted by Rev. Austin Trusclair. Interment in Lane Cemetery. She is survived by her mother Mrs. Emma Williams. She was preceded in death by her father, John Williams; and brothers, Robert Williams and John H. Williams. She was a member and usher of New Fellowship Baptist Church, 4756 Highway 412, Slaughter, La., 70777. She was a 1948 graduate of East Feliciana Industrial School, 1957 graduate of Leland College and obtained her Masters Degree in 1968 from Southern University. She is a member of The Pride of Mount Zion #120 OES, East Feliciana Parish Retired Teachers Association and Louisiana Retired Teachers Association. Arrangements with Mercy Funeral Home, (225) 683-5468.
Published in from June 16 to June 18, 2013
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