Clarence Edward Knight III

April 20, 1992 ~ October 4, 2020 (age 28)


Clarence E. Knight III was born on April  20, 1992 in Joliet, Illinois to parents, Jolaine E. Peterson and Clarence E. Knight II.

Clarence “Clix” will forever be remembered for his kind spirit and his infectious smile.  He was always willing to help others and would drop whatever he was doing to lend a hand.  Clarence was very motivated to do better and have better. He departed this earth with so many goals and unfulfilled dreams.

Clarence is preceded in death by an infant brother, Terrence Knight; maternal grandmother (adopted mother) Anna R. Williams; maternal grandfather, Joseph Hoyle; aunt, Edna L. Peterson; uncle, Jimmy L. Harrell and dear cousin, DeJuan E. Rimmer.

Clarence leaves to cherish his memories; his son, Jae’Shawyn Knight; sisters, Jasmin (Justin) Thompson, Jessica Moore, Artecia Hill and Regina Recchia; brothers, Clarence Hill, Jeremiah Hill, Terrell Baquet and James Recchia; nieces and nephews, JaVion, Jade, Cherish, Jennifer, Justin, Jr., Isaiah and Xavier; aunts, LaKesha Perdue and Erica Harrell (Te Te Momma); uncle, Eric D. Peterson; special cousins, Eric Peterson, Jimmy Harrell and LaVonte Hughes; also numerous of cousins, family and friends.

Special mention to Ms. Mollie Banks

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October 15, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Minor-Morris Funeral Home, Ltd.
112 Richards Street
Joliet, IL 60433

Interment following funeral service
October 22, 2020

Elmhurst Cemetery
1212 East Washington Street
Joliet, Illinois 60433

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