The Richmond Register

March 7, 2013

Clayton David ‘Rusty’ Knowles, 66

Formerly of Richmond


SNEEDVILLE, Tenn. — Clayton David ‘Rusty’ Knowles, 66, of Sneedville, Tenn., died Feb. 27, 2013, after a long battle with cancer.

Preceding him in death were his parents, Pauline Moore Craycraft and M.O. Knowles.

Also preceding him were his grandparents, C.B. (Judge) and Madie Lee Moore, of Richmond, Ky.

He is survived by his sister, Lee Ellen (Knowles) Zuhars of Somerset, Ky.; his wife, two sons, three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

He was a 1964 graduate of Madison Central High School and served during the Vietnam War with the U.S. Army 101st Airborne Division and was a Purple Heart recipient.