Netta Sue McKnight
Netta Sue Caudill Miller King McKnight, of Montgomery, Ala., formerly of Augusta, Ga., Memphis, Tenn., and Boone, passed into the presence of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 17, 2013.
Born Feb. 9, 1930, in Raleigh, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Robert Paul Caudill and Fern Alderton Caudill.
Netta Sue was a Bible teacher for over 60 years in the Baptist Church, and was a deacon at First Baptist Church Memphis. She was a young women's ministry leader, and a soloist with a lovely contralto voice, for many years. Having sold real estate in Memphis since the early seventies, at the age of 78 she started her own company in Vilas.
Netta Sue was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She is survived by her husband, Chaplain Charles David McKnight; her son Dr. Paul Caudill Miller and his wife, Irina; her daughter, Leta Fern Bickers and her husband, Mike; her daughter, Netta Sue Hill and her husband, Mark; her daughter, Angélique Tyler and her husband, Kenny; her daughter-in-law, Robyn Miller; her stepdaughter, Leslie McCallum and her husband, Tony; her stepson, Dr. Scott King and his wife, Gail; her stepson, Tom King; her brother, Rear Admiral Robert Paul Caudill Jr. and his wife, Joanne; her brother, Dr. David Alderton Caudill and his wife, Donna; her sister, Mary Fern Hollis; 17 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Her sons, Joseph Hardy Miller III and David Dwight Miller await her in Heaven with open arms.
Memorial services will be held 4 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013, in the Caudill Chapel of First Baptist Church in Memphis and at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Bethel Baptist Church, Vilas.