Mr. Knox was born in Union, Jan. 14, 1950 a son of the late Lloyd Calvin Knox, Sr. and Minnie Austin Knox. He was a retired Certified Nurses Aid having worked at Big Town Nursing Home in Texas. He also was a logger having worked with Jim Baker Logging Co. Mr. Knox was a member of Fairforest Baptist Church.
Surviving are a daughter, Laura Parris and husband Michael with whom he made his home; a granddaughter, Jasmine Parris of the home; special nieces and nephews, Lynn and Jerry Fox and Neal Burris and fiancee’ Kimberly Voiselle, all of Buffalo; and several other nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
Mr. Knox was predeceased by two brothers, Larry Knox and Lloyd Knox, Jr. and a sister, Judy Gillian.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, 2010, at Fairforest Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Allen Gregory. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Neal Burris, Brandon Turner, Jerry Fox, Jr., Brandon Moore, Michael Trantham, and Jerry Fox Sr.
Visitation will be held after the committal service at the graveside.
Memorials may be made to the Nim F. Knox Fund, P.O. Box 293, Union, SC. 29379.
The family is at the home, 225 Countryside Dr., Pacolet
The S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc.