Patrick Lynn “Pat” Knighton – West Virginia Daily News


Patrick Lynn “Pat” Knighton


Patrick Lynn “Pat” Knighton, 73, of Ronceverte, died on Tuesday January 4, 2022 at Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg.

He was born March 17, 1948 in Covington, VA, the son of Kathleen L. Leffel Knighton of Covington, VA and the late Roy Nelson Knighton.

Pat was a member of the Rhema Christian Center, was a retired Covington, Va., Paper mill supervisor, was an avid hunter, and was a U.S. Army Reserve veteran for 7.5 years.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Anna Marie Knighton, one daughter, Kim Behrens (Kurt), three stepchildren, Melissa Patterson, Dale Patterson and Michael Patterson (Charity); one grandson Tyler J. Seco, step-grandchildren Andrew and Reece Patterson, Faith Gordon and Matthew Patterson; one great-granddaughter, Olivia Rose Seco; his great-grandson, Brantley James Gordon; two sisters, Kathy Hargrove (Tom) and Karen Mays (Brett); and one brother, Larry Knighton (Georgia).

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 15, 2022 at the Rhema Christian Center in Lewisburg, with Pastor Stewart Farley as officiant.

In lieu of flowers, sympathy donations can be made to the Rhema Christian Center or Peyton Hospice House in Lewisburg.

Wallace & Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte will take care of the arrangements. Please send your condolences online by visiting


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