Constance Renken Knott, 89, of Stuttgart died Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, at Baptist Health-Stuttgart. Mrs. Knott was born Aug. 5, 1926, to W.F. and Gertrude Erna Hemme Renken. She was retired from Riceland Foods as executive secretary to L.C. Carter. She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant brother, William Renken; her first husband, G.R. Jones; and her second husband, Roscoe Knott. Survivors are cousins, step-children, grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and her dedicated sitters, Lurline Moten and Diann Wofford. Funeral services are 11 a.m. Friday at St. John's Lutheran Church with visitation beginning at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Lone Tree Cemetery by Turpin Funeral Home of Stuttgart. Memorials are requested to St. John's Lutheran Church, 205 E. Fifth, Stuttgart, Ark. 72160. Please go to www.turpin-co.com to sign the online guestbook.
Published January 20, 2016