Mr. Stacy Rondell KnoxSeptember 3, 1972 ~ April 29, 2018 (age 45)
HOULKA- Mr. Stacy Rondell Knox, 45, passed away on Sunday, April 29, 2018 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He was born September 3rd, 1972 to Rev. Clyde Knox and the late yet beloved Mrs. Joann Knox. He was a loving son, loyal brother, uncle, husband, and proud father. Stacy was a God fearing man, accepting Christ at an early age at West Grove M.B. Church in Houlka, MS. He loved teaching his adult Sunday School class and often spoke at different church programs. Stacy knew the word and strived to live by it daily. Mr. Stacy graduated class of 1990 from Houlka Attendance Center, andwas due to graduate and attain his Associates Degree from Itawamba Community College in Fulton, MS. this coming May 12th, 2018. During his years in the work force, Stacy work as a CNC Machinist at Caterpillar Inc. and later became an entrepreneur, becoming co-owner of Reloaded Tranz Trucking Company and Lifetime Team National Investor. December 11th, 1997 Stacy married his best friend, who loved him until death; Wanda Knox. Stacy was an all around sports fan. In his leisure, Stacy was a “from-home sports analyst.” He was routinely his own livingroom sports commentatorfor his favorite teams; from the Baltimore Ravens in the NFL to the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA. He could and would talk to anyone for hours about his favorite sports teams. Stacy was a patient man with a big warm heart for everyone. With a huge smile and a kind word, he would be the first to shake your hand or give a hug if needed. With his unbothered quirkiness and unmatched style of humor, Stacy loved hard, played hard, and enjoyed life to the fullest as a Christian man. Stacy is proceeded in death by his beloved Mother: Mrs. Joann Knox, Grandfather whom he adored: Rev. Clinton Knox Sr., and his respected Great Grandmother: Jannie Nails. Stacy was a great son, protective brother, fun uncle, loving and providing husband, awesome father, and loyal friend.
Services will be held on Sunday, May 6, 2018 at 2p.m. at West Grove M.B. Church in Houlka, MS with Pastor Charles Tillman delivering the eulogy. Burial will take place at Thompson Chapel Church Cemetery (East County Line) in Houlka. Serenity-Autry Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Stacy leaves to cherish his dear memories his wife: Wanda Knox, son: DeVonta Montgomery, daughter: LaTavia Knox, daughter: Jeridiane Ray, son: Jimmy Ray, father: Clyde Knox, sister: Crystal Knox (Stanford), sister: Sabrina Shorter (Marcus) of Tupelo, a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and close friends.
Visitation will be on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 3-6p.m. at Serenity-Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Pontotoc.