Mrs. Patricia L. “Pat” (Scott) Knox, age 89, of Vevay, Indiana, entered this life on January 4, 1925, in Louisville, Kentucky, the daughter of the late, Capt. Clair Scott & Alma (Baars) Burrows. She was raised in Louisville, Kentucky, where she was a 1943 graduate of Louisville Girls High School. Pat was united in marriage on October 13, 1949, in Carroll County, Kentucky, to the late, Willie D. Knox & to this union arrived a son, Dickie to bless their home. Patricia & Willie shared nearly 47 years of marriage together until Willie passed away on January 26, 1996. Patricia was employed in the dining room for the Ogle Haus Inn in Vevay, Indiana & for the Belterra Casino & Resort in Florence, Indiana, for several years. Pat was a former employee for the US Shoe Factory in Vevay, Indiana, retiring after 25 years of service. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 185, the Vevay VFW Ladies Auxiliary Post No. 5396 & the Mount Sterling Baptist Church. Patricia resided most of her life in the Switzerland County Community. Pat was a loving mother & grandmother. Pat died at 2:45 am, Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Indiana.
Pat will be missed by her son: Dickie Knox of Vevay, IN; her grandsons: Steven Knox & his wife: Amanda of Vevay, IN, Ricky Knox & his wife: Ashley of Vevay, IN & her great-grandchildren: Jordan Knox, Mahaila Grace Knox, Madison Patricia Knox & Keylie Jo Knox.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Capt. Clair Scott & Alma (Baars) Burrows; her husband: Willie D. Knox, died January 26, 1996; her brother: Kenneth Lee Scott; her sister: Rebecca Scott; her daughter-in-law: Janie (Laughlin) Knox, died January 27, 2014.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, July 18, 2014, at 11:00 am, by Rev. Ron Lee, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Interment will follow in the Vevay Cemetery, Vevay, Indiana.
Friends may call 10:00 am – 11:00 am, Friday, July 18, 2014, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana 47043.
Memorial contributions may be made to Switzerland County Baptist Church. Cards are available at the funeral home.