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Doris June (Higinbotham) Knox

August 16, 1928 ~ October 20, 2023 (age 95) 95 Years Old

Doris Knox Obituary

Doris June (Higinbotham) Knox, age 95, of Grindstone, PA passed away in St. Mary's, Georgia on Friday, October 20, 2023.

She was born on August 16, 1928 to the late Samuel Higinbotham and Lucy (Ashcraft) Higinbotham.

Doris loved quilting, cooking, baking, and canning. She was the oldest member of The Uniontown Church of the Brethren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 67 years on May 1, 2018, Glenn Knox

brother: Charles Higinbotham

sister-in-law: Aliece Higinbotham

Doris is survived by her son: Wesley Knox and his wife Paula

daughter: Lou Ann Knox

granddaughters: Lauren Knox and Stacey Passieu and her husband Joey

great-grandson: Brent Nichols

great-granddaughter: Lucie Passieu

brothers: Edward Higinbotham and wife Nonie

David Higinbotham

special friend: Ava Roach

several nieces and nephews

Friends will be received in The Dearth Funeral Home 35 South Mill Street New Salem, PA on Friday from 2-8PM and on Saturday from 10-11AM. A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00AM with Pastor Edwin Moore Officiating. Interment will follow in LaFayette Memorial Park.


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October 27, 2023

2:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

October 28, 2023

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468

Funeral Service
October 28, 2023

11:00 AM
Dearth Funeral Home
35 South Mill St
New Salem, PA 15468


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