April 22, 1944 ~ December 25, 2020

Born in: Tyler, TX
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Margaret “Maggie” Knight, 76, of Owensboro passed away peacefully Friday, December 25, 2020 surrounded by her family. She was born in Tyler Texas on April 22, 1944 to the late Charles Henry and Elsie Meyer Jarboe. She was a member of Immaculate Catholic Church. Maggie enjoyed reading, doing crossword puzzles and embroidering.

Along with her parents she is preceded in death by her sister Katherine Conkright.

She is survived by her daughters Sheila (Mike Wells) Knight and Mary Knight, her grandchildren Jerry Lee and Crystal (Jerrith) Hodskins, her great-grandchildren Vincent, Iris, and Isla, her siblings David (Barbara) Jarboe, Dorothy (Steve) Storm, Larry (Gerri) Jarboe, John (Peggy) Jarboe, James Jarboe, Theresia (Joell) Hartley, Mike (Linda) Jarboe, Bill (Cheryl) Jarboe, and Charlie (Sheila) Jarboe.

Services will be 1:00 pm Tuesday January 5, 2020 at Haley Mcginnis Funeral Home & Crematory. Visitation will be from 10:00 am until the time of service. Burial to follow at Resurrection Cemetery.

Family and friends who wish to honor Maggie at the visitation and funeral are required to wear a mask while inside the funeral home for the safety of all those in attendance.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Ms. Knight Share your messages of condolence with the family of Margaret “Maggie” Knight and sign her virtual guestbook by going to


Visitation: January 5, 2021 10:00 am - January 5, 2021 1:00 pm

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory
519 Locust St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

Memorial Mass: January 5, 2021 1:00 pm - January 5, 2021 2:00 pm

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory
519 Locust St.
Owensboro, KY 42301

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  1. Shelia and Mary I am so sorry for your loss.
    Maggie was like a second Mom to me when we were in high school, letting me stay with you whenever I wanted.
    Love to you both and ya’ll are in my prayers

  2. Our thoughts & prayers are with the Jarboe & Knight families at this most difficult time. Bernie & Pam Hayes

  3. Cissy Bishop
    So sorry for your loss of your Mom…My God carry you both through this difficult time…Mary and Sheila and All the Family…

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