Willis Richard Knight1917 - 1954 (37 years)
Name Willis Richard Knight Born 1917 Indiana Gender Male Died 30 Mar 1954 Crawford, Indiana Buried Pleasant Tick Ridge Cemetery, Crawford, Indiana Person ID I26277 Yatesville History & Genealogy Last Modified 22 May 2014
Father William Perry Knight, b. 20 Apr 1886, Indiana , d. 18 May 1977, Indiana (Age 91 years) Mother Edith Marica Austin, b. 12 Oct 1893, Indiana , d. 7 Sep 1974, Indiana (Age 80 years) Family ID F2596 Group Sheet | Family Chart
Family Amanda Blanche Foster, b. 29 Apr 1916, Crawford, Indiana , d. 1994, Arizona (Age 77 years) Last Modified 18 May 2022 Family ID F8837 Group Sheet | Family Chart
- "Man Sitting in Road Is Killed by Truck ENGLISH, Ind. (UP) —Willis Richard Knight, 36, Mifflin, was killed by a truck Tuesday night as he and a stepson sat in the middle of a road, according to state police. Police said Knight and Cleo Willis Knight, 14, were sitting in the middle of a country road one-half mile south of Mifflin when a truck driven by John Laswell, 33, Westport, came over a hill. The truck missed the boy and ran off the -road into a bridge railing and turned over in a creek after hitting Knight. Laswell and young Knight were unhurt. (SOURCE: Newspaper: Logansport Pharos-Tribune › 1954 › March › 31 March 1954 › Page 11)"