Jettie (Spires) Knowles

Born: Sun., Mar. 17, 1918
Died: Wed., Mar. 21, 2012


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Fri., Mar. 23, 2012
Location: Vaughn Funeral Home

Funeral Service

3:00 PM Sat., Mar. 24, 2012
Location: Vaughn Funeral Home Chapel

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Jettie Spires Knowles, 94, of McRae, died Wednesday, March 21.  Funeral services will be at 3:00P.M., Saturday, March 24, in the chapel of Vaughn Funeral Home with burial in the Oak Grove Cemetery.  Visitation is Friday, 6:00-8:00P.M.
A native and lifelong resident of Telfair County, Mrs. Knowles was the daughter of the late Charlie and Ada Renew Spires and was the wife of the late George Felix Knowles. She was a faithful church member of Southside Baptist Church and she worked tirelessly for her Lord. Mrs. Knowles was always ready to lend a helping hand to her neighbors and her house was always a favorite with the neighborhood children.  Along with being a dedicated homemaker, she also worked with Roydon Wear for 25 years.
Survivors include her son, Raymond (Maxine) Knowles, Helena; daughters, Eloise Pickard, Adairsville and Frances (Gene) Skipper, Jacksonville, FL; grandchildren, Norman (Helen) Skipper, Jacksonville, FL and Tori (Troy) Brookins, McRae; step-grandchildren, Cindy Conley, Helena and Candi (Jason) Lann, Eastman; 7 great-grandchildren and 6 step-great-grandchildren.
Active Pallbearers included Michael Knowles, Carey Knowles, Randy Knowles, Wayne “Cotton” Jones, Josh Skipper, Garrett Skipper and Norman Skipper.
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Linda Hamilton
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
Miss Jette was a wonderful lady. Her smiles will be missed.

Rita Williams
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
I loved Ms.Jettie,she was always so kind and had a good word for those she came in contact with.Praying for her family.

Marylou Winthrop Nipper
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
To the Family of Ms. Jettie Knowles,
May the special things about her, your loved one, live on inside your heart forever. She was a special lady and I will miss my "Mom" Knowles and friend.
Love, Marylou Winthrop Nipper

Marjorie Smith Morrow
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
Frances, I am sorry for the loss of your mother. I will pray for you.

Danny Harbin
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
Frances. Sorry to hear of you loss.

Susan Rieger Brown
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
Dear Frances and family, I was saddened to learn of your mother's passing. I always enjoyed spending time at your home with your family as we grew up. She was such a sweet lady. Remember the good times and cherish those memories. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Much Love, Susan

Colen and Louella Horne
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
Raymond and Tori, We were sorry to hear of Granny''s passing. She was a wonderful, loving, christian woman. She really was a special person to me. I always enjoyed visiting her because she always had a smile and something positive to say. I love both of you

patsy vaughn
   Posted Thu March 22, 2012
Raymond and family, I am so sorry for your loss.

Kenny & Marsha Bronson
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
Our prayers are with you & your family.

Frankie Chambers Johnson
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
Sorry for your lost.

Mark and Zell Stanley
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
Thinking of you and extending our sincere sympathy at this difficult time.

Cynthia and John Hackett
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
To all of the Knowles and Spires family, John and I send our love and prayers to each of you. Granny was always a wonderful mother,grandmoter and friend.

Eunice Simmons and family
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
Rembering all the family in our prayers. Sweet lady, always had a big smile and had time for a hug.

Hester Powell
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Sheila & Carl Waters & Family
   Posted Fri March 23, 2012
So sorry for your loss,May God Bless you all

Sheila , Carl & Walker
Windy,Eric & Children

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