Betty Knowles

Betty Jean Knowles

Jul 25, 1932 - Jan 4, 2020
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Betty Jean Knowles, of Toledo, Ohio, was carried away by the Angels to her place of rest on January 4, 2020.

She was born Betty Jean Pegues on July 25, 1932 in Beloit, WI. She graduated from Carver High School in Tupelo, MS, married Walker Knowles in 1953, and had three sons. She retired from Toledo Hospital. Betty was a long time member of Braden United Methodist Church who loved singing in the choir. She travelled the straight and narrow path; loving and laughing all the way.

Betty was preceded in death by: son Gregory Knowles, husband Walker Knowles, and son Michael Knowles.

She leaves to celebrate her home going: son Robert Knowles, granddaughter Shonika Knowles, grandson Michael Knowles Jr., sisters Catherine Hughes, Jimmy L. Bradley, and Martha S. Braddy, niece Gail Nash, great-nephew Raymond Smith, and a host of family and friends.
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Service Details

  • Service

    January 11, 2020 | 11:00am
    January 11, 2020 11:00am
    The House of Day Funeral Services Chapel
    2550 Nebraska Avenue
    Toledo, Ohio 43607
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Reception

    January 11, 2020 | 10:00am - 11:00am
    January 11, 2020 10:00am - 11:00am
    The House of Day Funeral Services Chapel
    2550 Nebraska Avenue
    Toledo, Ohio 43607
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

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Beverly Moody-hicks

Posted at 06:10pm
To the family I'd like to send my Heartfelt Condolences and Sincere Prayers .... Betty was like an aunt to me when I was growing up in Braden UMChurch . She always kept you laughing and smiling even you were down. She was a VERY DEAR FRIEND to my Parents , and truly be missed by all. A new Angle in Heaven has arrived...
Beverly M. Moody-Hicks

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