Richard Ray Knight Sr.

January 29, 1939 - June 16, 2022

Richard Ray Knight

Richard Ray Knight Sr., age 83, Joplin, Missouri, passed away on Thursday, June 16, 2022 at Freeman Hospital Joplin.

Richard was born January 29, 1939 in Neosho, Missouri to the late union of George Knight and Alma (Brody) Knight. He married Carolyn Russow and together they were blessed with three children. He worked in production for over 30 years at Leggett & Platt.

Richard is survived by his wife, Carolyne Knight; three children, Sandy Woodall (Tim), Richie Ray Knight Jr. (Jill), and Randy Knight (Tina); four grandchildren, Heath Woodall (Heather), Skykar Skiles (Kiah), Kaydan Knight, and Mika Knight; and four great-grandchildren, Corbyn Woodall, Paisley Woodall, Sawyer Raye Skiles, and Ada Blaire Skiles.

Cremation arrangements are under the special care and direction of Parker Mortuary.