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Lillian Sampey McKnight
  • 93 years old
  • Date of birth: Jan 10, 1919
  • Place of birth:
    Manistee, Alabama, United States
  • Date of passing: Apr 18, 2012
  • Place of passing:
    Long Beach, California, United States
Let the memory of Lillian be with us forever
This memorial website was created in memory of our loved one, Lillian McKnight, 93, born on January 10, 1919 and passed away on April 18, 2012. We will remember her forever.
Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Gladden McKnight on 18th April 2016

"I know you won't wanna hear this today momma. but the house has been sold. We just waited to late.......but in our Hearts we know the pink house on the corner, will always be Lillian C Sampey.
Happy Anniversary and stop gabbing daddys hand!!!!
We miss you so much.
I'm good!"

This tribute was added by Cynthia Cooksey on 10th January 2016

"Thinking of you Lillian today"

This tribute was added by Gladden McKnight on 20th April 2015

"Hi momma! The man still looking down from that balcony!!
Funny, how he thinks your still in the house. We know it must be your Spirit.
The houses on the bloclk have faded away with paint. The rich Wholesome white, trimmed with Pink Roses, are still as fresh as the day you left ., Your House!
Amazing Grace. ! Oh, how sweet it is!

This tribute was added by Claudette Brown on 18th April 2015

"I open my heart with gratitude to God's grace for this opportunity to share memorial tributes.


This tribute was added by Shari Rosemblat on 18th April 2015

"My her memory be for a blessing."

This tribute was added by David McKnight on 18th April 2015

"We miss you so much mom."

This tribute was added by Gladden McKnight on 12th January 2015

We miss you. You will always be special in my life.
Aren;t you glad, you/re not alone any more! Say hello,
to our brother., WE miss so much! Bud!"

This tribute was added by Gladden McKnight on 11th January 2014

"Hi, momma.....Its your Birhtday today! Jan.10. I hope you and daddy arent quilvering over, whos the oldest bewteen you!! Better ask the Judge , then. Oh! I here the Father!!! He just sent me a Word....He said...The former things will be no more!!.....Ok! So, let Love be without discemenation, wa ok, momma. Daddy, just want to hold your hand and walk in the Garden, He attended for you, starting all the way down here, at the VA Garden. to Heaven. Enjoy it! WE will walk with you, as time goes by!
My sister Pat said the kindest words........We all miss that Special laugh, You will keep every one in Heaven as Happy as can be as you place nice tunes.
I love you Momma!"

This tribute was added by Paschell Sampey on 21st April 2013

"One of my favorite things I enjoyed about Mother Lillian was her hearty laugh. When she laughed it was contagious and we laughed alot. She was also a very strong and courageous woman. Miss you Mom. Your daughter-in-law, Pat"

This tribute was added by Laurie Brown on 18th April 2013

"Here's to remembering a lady with a lot of style!"

This tribute was added by dayatrice mcknight on 17th April 2013

"Mother Lillian, your spirit and charismatic personality will be remembered for years to come. Your grandchildren Demi and Dayson are still amazed with your ability to say the alphabets backwards.  You were truly a beautiful Jewel. You are and will always be missed.  You Daughter in-law and grandchildren miss you much. Rest in Paradise."

This tribute was added by David McKnight on 16th April 2013

"Mom, you are dearly loved and sorely missed.  Looking to see you again in Heaven."

This tribute was added by Claudette Brown on 14th April 2013

"Sit there and rest from the long in peace in the arms of Jesus.

I hope you can enjoy a bowl of your favorite ice cream today."

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