Bobby Joe Knox, age 78, of Dalton, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, April 5, 2020.
He was born on Jan. 27, 1942 to the late James Wright Knox, Sr. and Ardis Beatrice Key Knox.
He was preceded by his wife, Willie Pearl Austin Knox, and brother, William Floyd Knox.
He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church and was well known for his love of people and his great sense of humor.
Survivors are his daughter, Cassandra (Curtis) Williams; son, Frederick (Vivian) Jackson; brother, James Knox, Jr., of Dalton, Ga.; and grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Due to health concerns for the community, a graveside service and interment will be held on Wednesday, April 8, at noon at the Center Valley Cemetery in Murray County, Ga. with Pastor Edward Hoggs officiating.
Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Home, Inc., Dalton, Ga.