3763745_fbsPrivate graveside services for Uvey James Knott will be held in Terry County Memorial Cemetery in Brownfield.

There will be a family visitation from 6pm to 7:30pm Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at Brownfield Funeral Home on 120 W. Tate.

He passed away June 27, 2016 in Lubbock. He was born in Marthaville, Louisiana on October 31, 1923. His parents were James Jacob Knott and Blanche Corene (Jones) Knott. They preceded him in death. James served in the United States Airforce from June 20, 1942 to November 13, 1945. He married his wife of 64 years, Betty Ruth (Free) Knott on September 27, 1951 in Gladewater.

He was blessed with 3 children, Curtis Allen who preceded him in death, Terry Wayne of Thailand, Kim Bayless and husband, Mike, of Lubbock; two grandchildren, Kristan and husband, Ken Hart of Springfield, Missouri, Christopher Bayless and Leanna of Brownfield; and three great grandsons.

In lieu of flowers, give to your favorite charity.