Carolyn Knotts

Sunday, January 1, 2012

CAPE GIRARDEAU -- Carolyn Ann Stidham-Knotts, 64, died Dec. 29, 2011, at her home.

Born Jan. 12, 1947, in Maraduke, Ark., to Gean Abraham Knotts of Chaffee and the late Ervin Herman, she attended the Church of God in Chaffee and was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Chaffee V.F.W. Post No. 3127.

In addition to her mother, survivors include: one son, James A. Nunley of Arkansas; two daughters, Mellisa Nunley Heath of Cape Girardeau and Renee Emerson of Dexter; three brothers, Gary Knotts of Fayetteville, Ark., Roger Knotts of Oran and Rick Knotts of Marble Hill; one sister, Bonnie Shelton of Chaffee; and four granddaughters and three great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, Ron Knotts.

Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Church of God in Chaffee with the Rev. Rick Knotts officiating.

Burial will follow at Union Park Cemetery in Chaffee.

The Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.