John Roy Knox, age 72, died December 25, 1990 at home.

He was born September 24, 1918 in Wise, Virginia to John H. and Ida Fugate Knox. He married Lucille Shoultz, August 30, 1941 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Coal miner in Carbon County for many years, he loved fishing and hunting. Veteran of World War II.Survived by his wife, Roosevelt; children, Libertia "Bert" Moore, Sandy; Earlene McAlister, Roosevelt; six grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; three great great-grandchildren; three sisters, Lucille Powell, Charlotte Powell, Sue Powell, all of Jasper, Alabama; a brother Carl Knox, Baltimore, Maryland.

Funeral services will be held, 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 29, 1990 at the Olpin-Hullinger Mortuary, where friends may call one and a halfhours prior to services. Burial, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 1991 at Fort Smith, Arkansas.

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