John Knight

Wood River |

John David Knight, 50, died at 2:14 p.m. Thursday, July 22, 2010 at his home. 

Born October 11, 1959 in Wood River, he was the son of John M. and Geraldine (Smith) Knight of Alton. 

He worked in the accounting department at McDonnell Douglas for 12 years and attended the Lifehouse Community Church in Alton.  He enjoyed playing golf and fishing. 

Besides his parents, he is survived by a daughter, Amanda Sue Webster and her husband Brian of Alton, two grandchildren, Logan Lee and Kaitlyn Nicole Webster, one brother, Randall E. Knight of Alton, two sisters, Gala Mathenia and her husband Randy of Alton and Lisa Heineman and her husband Danny of Bethalto and many nieces and nephews. 

Visitation will be from 2:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. 

Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday at the Lifehouse Community Church at Seminary Road and Harris Lane.  Reverend Mike Adams will officiate.  Burial will be at Upper Alton Cemetery. 

Memorials may be made to the Lifehouse Community Church. 

Online guestbook and information may be found at

Obit Provided By:
Gent Funeral Home

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