Claude C. Knight, of St. Charles, Missouri, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2023, at the age of 75. Beloved husband of Anita L.; cherished son of the late Joshua W. and Nina C. Knight. Devoted father of Josh (Leslie) Knight and Ted (Jesse) Knight; loving grandfather of Emma Knight, Eli Knight, Owen Knight, and Wren Knight; dear brother of Joshua Knight; loving uncle, nephew, and cousin.
Claude had been a member of the Missouri Bar since 1973 and practiced law for over 40 years. He was a proud supporter of the Salvation Army, the Democratic Party, the ACLU, and the Southern Poverty Law Center. He and Anita were very happily married for 53 years. Claude loved the outdoors, hunting and fishing with his friends and family at his farm in Canton, MO. Claude also enjoyed playing poker with his friends and was an avid reader. He adored his grandkids and cherished spending time with them. Claude was dearly loved and respected and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Memorials may be made in Claude's name to The Salvation Army.
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