Sharon Jean Knick of Buena Vista died Dec. 1


Sharon Jean Knick, of Buena Vista, died at home on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. She was born on Aug. 5, 1952, in the Stonewall Jackson (House) Hospital.

Sharon was preceded in death by her parents, Ray and Nancy Knick; and a brother, Billy.

Cherishing her memory are her sister-in-law, Catherine (Kitty) Knick of Glasgow; nephews, Jason (Chrystal) and Aaron; niece, Marcie (Mark) Hill; and great-nieces, Brooklyn and Michaela Knick, Madison Hill and Sydney Knick.  In addition, many cousins, friends, very special friends, students, and neighbors will treasure her memory.

Sharon was a faithful member of Glasgow Baptist Church.  She taught first grade at Enderly Heights School for 30 years.  Sharon’s devotion to the students in the Buena Vista School system continued following her retirement.  She was past president of the Bluefield College Alumni Association.

Sharon served her community through work with various organizations.  These included the local chapter of the American Red Cross, the Rockbridge Regional Library Foundation Board, officer of elections, and Rockbridge Retired Teachers Association.  Her greatest gift was her kind heart and willingness to help anyone in need.

Memorial donations may be made to Glasgow Baptist Church, 805 10th Street, Glasgow, VA 24555 or Bluefield College Alumni Association, 3000 College Ave., Bluefield, VA 24605.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Glasgow Baptist Church with the Rev. Jeremy Kilgore officiating.  Burial will follow the service.

Arrangements are being handled by Bolling, Grose, & Lotts Funeral Home and Cremation Services.


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