In Loving
Memory

Edgar Walton Knight

July 12, 1935 – November 3, 2022

Edgar Walton Knight, 87, of Louisa passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 3, 2022.

Edgar was born on July 12, 1935, in Louisa.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Pearl Knight; his sister, Elsie Knight; and his nephew, Dave Zicafoose.

Edgar retired from the Louisa Area Residency of VDOT in 1991 after 28 years of service.  After retirement he found great joy in helping Mac Rigsby on the farm; being a member of the musical group “Earl Talley & Friends”; visiting residents of Louisa Health and Rehab; working the guard shack at Windwood Coves subdivision; and serving as the honorary “Mayor of Wares Crossroads” while being a part of the Dickinson’s Store family.  He was also a lifetime member of Trinity Baptist Church in Wares Crossroads.

Survivors left to cherish his humor and memory are Alice Knight, his wife of 63 years; his son, Dwayne Knight and his wife, Karen; his four grandchildren, Carley, Cameron, Carter and Cayden Knight; and two nephews, Keith and Donald Zicafoose.

The family extends gracious and loving thanks to the Rigsby family (Mac, Mariann, Sam and Sarah) and the staff at Louisa Health and Rehab for their unconditional devotion, care and love.

Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, November 5 at Woodward Funeral Home 200 Fredericksburg Ave., Louisa, VA.  A graveside service will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, November 6 at Hillcrest Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests donations be made to Trinity Baptist Church c/o 518 Daniel Rd., Louisa, VA 23093.

Visitation

Location

Woodward Funeral Service

200 Fredericksburg Avenue

Louisa, VA 23093

Date

Saturday, November 5, 2022

Time

6:00 – 8:00 P.M.

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Graveside Service

Location

Hillcrest Cemetery

175 Oak Leaf Drive

Louisa, VA 23093

Date

Sunday, November 6, 2022

Time

3:00 P.M.

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