Mary E. Knight, 99, of Augusta, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, in the Great Trail Care Center.
She was born July 4, 1913, in Colliers, W.Va. to Charles and Alta (Anderson) Newell. She was a housewife and co-owner of Knight's Fruit Farm in Augusta.
She is preceded in death by her husband, George Knight, who died in 1991; sister, Nora Locke; and two brothers, Raymond and Paul Newell.
She is survived by a daughter, Shirley Whitacre of San Antonio, Texas; a son, George (Jacquelin) Knight of Las Vegas, NV.; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held Friday, Dec. 21, 1:30 p.m., in Augusta Cemetery with Chaplain Larry Karlen officiating. Gotschall-Hutchison Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. There are no formal calling hours. Those wishing to send condolences may sign the register at www.gotschallfuneralhome.com.