David “Old Dawg” Knox, age 72, passed away Friday, August 28, 2015, at his home in Pine Knot, Kentucky.
Born June 29, 1943, in Kenton County, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Charles Franklin and Ruth (Heck) Knox.
Surviving family include his wife Shirley Knox of Alexandria, Kentucky, four daughters: Deborah Brinker (and Jimmy) of Pine Knot, Sheila Pangallo (and Migo) of Ft. Thomas, Kentucky, Amy Alford of Dayton, Kentucky, and Cynthia Knox of Pine Knot. He has two surviving brothers: Phillip Knox of Kentucky, and Darrell Knox of South Carolina, five sisters: Diane Jurand, Christine Knox and Angie Ginn of Kentucky, Gloria Dibble of South Carolina and Regina Neff of Ohio. There are eight grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
David was a retired electrician and a veteran of the United States Army. He was a member of the VFW and American Legion. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and playing softball, but his life-long passion was bowling. He was on a bowling league and enjoyed bowing all his life.
In accordance to his wishes, he was cremated and his remains to be placed at the Pine Knot Cemetery.
Pine Knot Funeral Home assisted the family with funeral arrangements.