Freda Jane Knight of Ridgeway, passed away Sunday, October 4, 2020, at home. She was born July 31, 1953, to the late Emmett E. and Mary Collier Knight. Freda was a 1971 graduate of Drewry Mason High School and was self-employed as a bookkeeper for 32 years. She enjoyed reading, fishing and her grandchildren.
Freda is survived by a daughter, Rebecca C. Johnson (Rocky); a son, Robert A. Knight (Scotty); four sisters, Kaye Edwards, Faye Coe (Terry), Charlotte Gilley (Ken) and Betsy Donley (Jody); five grandchildren, Zachary Gillespie, LeeAnna
Ferguson, Kaden Knight, Ava Knight and Tal Richardson; and a special companion, Harry “Tom” Guynn.
The funeral will be Thursday October 8, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Wright Funeral Service with Christopher Coe officiating. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery. The visitation will be Wednesday, October 7 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. and other times at the home of her daughter, Rebecca Johnson, at 1665 Phospho Springs Road in Ridgeway.
Memorials may be made to Mountain Valley Hospice, 730 East Church Street, Martinsville, Virginia 24112.
Wright Funeral Service & Crematory is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.wrightfuneralservices.net