Homer Lynn Knox

1940 - 2021


Rogersville:  Homer "Lynn" Knox, age 81, of Rogersville, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at his residence.  He was retired from Holliston Mills.  Lynn attended Hope Community Church, Rogersville.  He was preceded in death by his parents, William Homer "Cobe" and Cora Louise Mayo Knox; sister and brother-in-law, Ruby Knox Burton and Rev. Gene Burton; nephews, David Burton and Greg Burton; daughter-in-law, Julie Hoffman Knox.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Vickie Mayo Knox; son, Tony Knox; granddaughter, Lynsey Rae Knox all of Rogersville; several nieces and nephews.

Due to COVID-19 friends and family may visit the Broome Funeral Home, Rogersville from 8:00 A.M. to 4:30 P.M. on Friday, April 2, 2021 to view Mr. Knox and sign the register.

Graveside service will be 11:00 A.M., Saturday, April 3, 2021 at Highland Cemetery with Rip Noble officiating.  Those who wish to attend the graveside service are asked to meet at the funeral home by 10:15 A.M.

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Becky Isaacs

April 3, 2021 7:54 AM

Praying for God's constant love, comfort, and peace for Vickie, Tony, Lynsey and all Lynn's extended family and friends.

Charles Williams

April 2, 2021 11:10 PM

A good friend and co-worker..  Will be missed; prayers for the family!

Lisa and Tommy Shaw

April 2, 2021 9:38 PM

We will surely miss this beloved man here on earth; Heaven just got sweeter. Love the whole Knox family, so sorry for the loss of Lynn. Prayers for all of you.

Combs family

April 2, 2021 8:49 PM

We are sorry for your loss . You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
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Harold Mayo

April 2, 2021 11:54 AM

Harold and Woodie Mayo send our deepest sympathy to Vickie, Tony and Lynsey. We will all miss him. He was a good brother inlaw.

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