Cleta Burnah Knight, age 81, passed away Tuesday, July 23, 2013, in Denton, Texas. She was born February 26, 1932, in San Saba County near Locker, Texas to Marvin and Alsa Hinesly. She married Robert E. Knight of Fort Worth who preceded her in death.
Cleta graduated from Arlington High School and worked in various industries throughout her career. She moved to Denton in 1997 to be close to her mother and other family members. Cleta was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church.
Cleta is survived by son Geff Knight, brother Dale Hinesly, sisters Anita Witherspoon and Bobbie Amonett, grandson Chris Wesson, granddaughters Dyana Clark, Catherine Knight, and great grandson Liam Clark. She was preceded in death by her mother and father, daughter Michelle Dalton, brother Thomas Hinesly, and sisters Verna Head Sanders and Ruth Cooper.
Burial will be held on Saturday, August 3, 2013 at 2:00pm at Eastlawn Cemetery, Brownwood, Texas.
The family would like to thank the staff at Corinth Rehabilitation Suites for their kind and compassionate care of Cleta.