Welcome to the
memorial page for
Una L. Knox
January 4, 1933
~ September 23, 2019
Una L. Knox was born on January 4, 1933 in Harlem, NY to the late Dora and O'Jay Williams. She passed away peacefully at home on September 23, 2019 surrounded by her family. She was 86 years of age.
Una was educated in the Long Branch school system where she was very athletic in sports like baseball and basketball. She was known to her friends as "legs."
She received Christ as her savior at Trinity AME Church where she had been a long-time member. She served on the Finance committee and the stewards board at the church. Una worked as a cook at the Whitman House Nursing Home in Long Branch for over 20 years. She also worked in the Long Branch school system.
Una was predeceased by her husband John Knox, son Robert and sister Shirley Booker.
She leaves to mourn her sons Cornell, Bruce, Richie and John-John; daughters Yvonne, Shirley Anne and Miavette; brother-in-law Joe Lewis (wife Shirley); niece Doreen Jones and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, cousin, family from Maryland, friends and "her boy" Mark S.