Naomi Bynum Knox, age 88, of Murfreesboro passed away Sunday, August 18, 2019 at Woodbury Health & Rehab. She was a native of Cannon Co.
Survivors include her husband of almost 70 years, Jack Knox of Murfreesboro; Children, Cheryl (David) Franklin of Bradyville & Forrest (Nichi) Knox of Mt. Juliet; Daughter-in-law, Holly Knox of Murfreesboro; Grandchildren, Jason (Shannon) Franklin, Rachel Franklin Kelly, Jared Franklin, Mark (Diana) Franklin, Camille Knox (Charlie Sanders), Alexandra Knox, Portia Knox, Robert David Knox, & Elijah Douglas Knox; Great Grandchildren, Jacob (Morgan) Franklin, Hailey Franklin, Michael & Joshua Kelly, Lucy, Isaiah, Samuel & Zelie Franklin.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Darrell Knox & David Knox; and parents, Arminda Douglas Bynum & Monroe Bynum; and Siblings, Willie Mae Duke, Earnest Holmes Bynum, J.D. Bynum, Grady Bynum, Ruth Reynolds, Bobby Bynum, Helen Campbell, & Cliffton Bynum.
Mrs. Knox was a member of the Rock Hill Church of Christ and was a Special Education school bus driver for Rutherford Co. schools for over 20 years. She was a wonderful cook & enjoyed tending to her garden.
Funeral Services will be 2 PM Wed., Aug. 21, 2019 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Tommy Underwood officiating. Interment will follow at Thyatira Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 PM Tues., Aug. 20, 2019 at Woodbury Funeral Home.
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