Margie Ann Knight, 67, of Mathis died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, after a long illness.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Mathis where she served as a choir director for more than 20 years. She worked with the youth of the parish.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Taylor Knight.

Survivors include two daughters, Katherine Knight DiMaio of Beeville, and Rebecca Knight of Mathis; two sons, James A. Knight of Edroy, and Robert Knight of Laredo; four sisters, Annette O'Brien, Joyce Denecor, Evelyn Fox and Cathy Green; five brothers, Charles, Gilbert, George, David and Harold Hoelscher; and three grandchildren.

A Rosary was recited Monday, Nov. 19, in the Dobie Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Mass was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 20, at St. Anthony Catholic Church in Violet. She was laid to rest next to her husband in the Evergreen Cemetery in Odem.

Dobie Funeral Home, Mathis