CHESTER, Vt. – Mavis V. Knight, 84, longtime resident of Chester, Vt. passed away Tuesday morning, Sept. 4, 2018 at the Gill Odd Fellows Home in Ludlow, Vt. She was born Jan. 1, 1934 in Chester, Vt., the daughter of William and Arleen Brooks. She attended Chester schools and graduated from Chester High School.
She was married to Merle E. Knight Jr. He predeceased her in 2013.
She enjoyed spending time outdoors and taking her children hunting when they were young.
She is survived by one son Rick Knight of Arlington, Vt. and one daughter Merlene Knight, four grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was predeceased by her parents, her husband Merle, one son Lance Knight, and also by her four siblings.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018 at the Pine Grove Cemetery in North Springfield, Vt. Reverend George Keeler, pastor of the North Springfield Baptist Church, will officiate.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Davis Memorial Chapel in Springfield, Vt.