Floral 16

Cade Hawkins Knowles

February 15, 1934 ~ May 18, 2019 (age 85)


Cade H. Knowles, age 85, of Rison went to be with his Lord on Saturday, May 18, 2019. He was born February 15, 1934 in New Edinburg, Arkansas to the late Cade Carter Knowles and Aletha Inez Hawkins Knowles. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his brother, Tommy Knowles. Mr. Knowles was a faithful member of Zion Missionary Baptist Church. He was a United States Army veteran serving during the Korean Conflict, co-owner of City Pharmacy for over 20 years and former owner of The Arrangement Shoppe retiring in 2007 after 30 years in business. During his retirement he enjoyed working in his garden and being in the outdoors.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Glenna Knowles, his son, Dr. Glen Knowles and his wife Nancy of Bradford, his daughter, Aletha Chaney and her husband Bill of Benton, his son, Timothy Knowles and his wife Brittany of Benton, siblings, Anna Sue Simmons and her husband Bobby of Nashville, TN, Pat Taliaferro of Pine Bluff, Louis Knowles of Rison, Jackie Knowles and his wife Jane of Dumas, Billy Knowles and his wife Martha of Rison, grandchildren, Lori Pachl and husband Brian of Iowa, Stephanie Trantham and her husband Bradley of Star City, Nikki DiGuilio and her husband Devin of Texas, Sarah Knight and her husband Tyler of Bradford, Tiffany Knowles of Bradford, Marcia Zakrzewski and her husband Bradley of Benton, Brad Hudson of Benton, Jared Chaney and his wife Ariel of Benton, Nathan Chaney and his wife Meghan of Hot Springs, Carter Knowles of Benton, 15 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Roy Phillips, Devin DiGuilio, Jim Knowles, B.J. Knowles, Brad Hudson, Jared Chaney, Larry Simmons, Sandy Taliaferro, Carter Knowles and Darran Kea as an honorary pallbearer.

Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2019 at Buie Funeral Home in Rison. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, 2019 at Buie Funeral Home in Rison with Bro. Ronald Young officiating. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Zion Missionary Baptist Church P.O. Box 521, Rison, Arkansas 71665.

Arrangements by Buie Funeral Home of Rison (870) 325-6216.

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May 20, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Buie Funeral Home
302 Main Street
Rison, AR 71665

Funeral Service
May 21, 2019

11:00 AM
Buie Funeral Home
302 Main Street
Rison, AR 71665

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