Jennie Knighton Beynon 1937 ~ 2011

Mom passed away March 24th, 2011 from cancer. Born August 12, 1937 in Centerville, Utah to George Robert and Edith Tolman Knighton. She graduated from Davis High School. Married Ronald G. Beynon and lived in Salt Lake City where they raised their family. Jennie devoted much of her life helping those around her develop a love for all kinds of music. Many cherished moments were had with her children and grandchildren, singing and participating around the piano while she made the music come alive. Jennie served in various positions in the LDS church and served as a Ward Organist for many years. She loved helping children and worked as a teacher's aide, Librarian, and Tutor for 35 years, and continued tutoring kids at West High School after she retired. Survived by her children, Lori Ann (Brent) Mills, Michael Beynon (Katherine Koeller), Wendi Fellows, Ron (Connie) Beynon, 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, brothers Robert, Roger, Byron, Dean, Albert, Kenneth Knighton, and sister Edith Hoskin. Graveside service will be held March 28th, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the Bountiful City Cemetery. Online condolences at