On June 20, 1948 in Memphis, Texas, Kenneth Lynn Knox was born to Emma and Ivan Knox of Carey, Texas. Lynn departed from his home in Electra to join his loved ones in heaven on his 72nd birthday, June 20, 2020.
Lynn unselfishly requested that his body be donated to Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock. He also requested there be no memorial service.
Lynn was preceded in death by a grandson, Derrik Marshall of Wheeler, his parents and a brother, Harrold Knox.
Lynn is survived by his wife Debbie of the home; his daughter Joanna Marshall and husband Mark of Wheeler; two grandson, Urrick and Hesston Marshall of Wheeler; his stepson John Canfield of Wooster, Ohio; three sisters, Carolyn Winters and husband Bill of Plainview, Paula Hayes and husband Bobby of Childress and Patricia “Pat” Merrell and husband Joe of Greenville; two nephews, Kevin Knox and wife Robin of Haysville, Kan. and Michael B. Close and wife Elizabeth of Amarillo; and his mother-in-law Gail Johnson of Electra.