Posted: Tue 2:13 PM, Jan 21, 2014
April 18, 1927 – January 19, 2014
Barbara E. (Cook) Beal Knight, 86, of College Station entered into rest on January 19, 2014 at Magnified Health & Rehab of Anderson in College Station. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 21, 2014 at Memorial Funeral Chapel in College Station. The funeral service is scheduled for 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Wellborn Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the Wellborn Cemetery.
Barbara was born April 18, 1927 in Keith, Texas the daughter of Marvin Morris Cook and Ottie Mandy (Lambert) Cook. She worked for many years as a private sitter. Barbara was a member of Wellborn Baptist Church and served on mission trips to Mexico. Barbara and her husband Jim loved to travel and fish, Colorado being one of their favorite destinations.
She was preceded in death by her parents Marvin & Ottie Cook; her first love, Dean Beal; a granddaughter, Barbie Beal; two brothers, Morris and Rod Cook; and a sister, Pansy Pibonka.
Survivors include her husband, James Knight; son, Wallace and his wife Linda Beal; granddaughter, Lisa and her husband Brad Wade; great granddaughter, Cami Wade; sister, Merle Hodges; sister-in-law, Sue Cook; step children, Gordon and his wife Joan Knight, Joy and her husband Don Horn and Bobby Horn.
The family would like to thank the staff at Magnified Health & Rehab and Compassionate Care Hospice for all their care and support.
In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made in Barbara’s name to Wellborn Baptist Church.