KNIGHT, JAKE - Washington County, Louisiana | JAKE KNIGHT - Louisiana Gravestone Photos


Thomas (Thomas) Cemetery
Washington County,

Aug 15,1932-Feb 24,1946

Son of James Calvin and Hittie Olivia Erwin Knight
Jake Knight, age 12 of the Thomas community, died Sunday at his home of an unusual accident. He was playing & placed some carbide in a bottle with water. The contents exploded & a glass fragment cut the internal juglar vein in his neck. The youth was brought to the local
hospital where surgery & blood transfusions were performed but he sank deeper into shock and died about 40 minutes after arrival. Survivors: the father J. C. Knight, 8 bros, 2 sisters & 1 half-sister. Funeral was held Monday at the Thomas Cemetery Brown Funeral Home in charge.
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Contributed on 12/6/13 by billsully060
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Submitted: 12/6/13 • Approved: 12/10/13 • Last Updated: 3/26/18 • R3044-G0-S3

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