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Deacon John Robert Knight, 66, of Cordova passed away Sunday at home surrounded by his family. He was ordained as a permanent Deacon for the Catholic Diocese of Memphis, April 19, 2008. He was assigned to St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church. He served his country as a Marine in the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his wife of 40 years, Patricia; his son Robert; his daughter Catherine and 10 grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, June 25, at St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 8151 Chimney Rock Blvd., Cordova, TN 38018. Funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at the same location. Burial will follow at All Saints Catholic Cemetery on Holmes Road.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations made to the American Cancer Society.

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