Christine Knight, daughter of the late Hershel and Bessie DeJournett Knight was born on December 21, 1917 in Stoddard County and died in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on Tuesday, July 22, 2003 at the age of 85. Miss Knight was a former employee of the Pentagon at Washington, D.C. and a resident of Dexter. She is survived by nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Ezra Knight and Doyle Knight; and two sisters, Clone Conner and Myrtle Knight. Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, July 24, 2003 at 4 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Doyle Corlew officiating. Interment will follow in the Essex Cemetery.