Lula L. Knight

Published 9:10 am Tuesday, June 28, 2022

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Missionary Lula Lee Knight was born on the southern plains of Dixie underneath the sun kiss sky to the proud parents, Will and Lula Lee in a small rural area of Escambia County called Freemanville on Feb. 17, 1940.

The angels ascended from heaven to 92 Harris Street and retrieved one his very own, Missionary Lula Lee Knight from her earthly dwelling to receive her heavenly reward.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Will and Lula Lee; husband, Elder Leroy Knight Sr.; sisters, Mabel Robinson, Odessa Johnson and Mammie Lyons; brothers, Jessie White Ervin Lee, George Lee, Louis Lee, William Lee, Sam Lee and Jimmy Lee; two daughters, Bobbie Ann Knight and Juanita Knight; one son, Leroy Knight Jr.; and a host of brothers and sisters in law.

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Those who will forever cherish her loving memories and grace her legacy with truth her loving and devoted children, Luverne Knight Pierce, Thomas (Angela) Knight, Willie (Sandra) Knight, all of Atmore, Kimberly (Reginald) McCants of Millbrook and Sharta Morrison of Brentwood, N.Y.; son/grandson, Lathan (Chelsea) Knight of Pensacola, Fla.; two sisters, Dorothy McMillian of Atmore and Voncile Robinson of Clearwater, Fla.; one Goddaughter, Andria Lashaee (Antonio) Williams-Jones of Atmore; sisters in law, Pastor Irma J. Wilson, Dr. Odessa Lee, Dorothy Lee, Novella Lee, Ollie Knight, Gertrude Knight and Minnie Mae Knight; 22 grandchildren (one special, Latiquia Knight); 27 great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins other relatives and friends.

Public visitation will be held at the Jones Street True Pentecostal Holiness Church, 90 Jones Street, Atmore, Alabama this Fri., July 1, 2022 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with Robinson-Christian Memorial Funeral Home, directing.

A homegoing service will be held this Sat., July 2, 2022 at Emmanuel’s Faith Center, 710 E. Ridgeley Street, Atmore, Alabama 3502, at 11 a.m. with Bishop Wayne Johnson, host pastor and Prophet Shawn Williams, messenger of strength.

Inhumation service will be held at Fairview Cemetery and Christian Memorial Funeral Home is entrusted with services.