Augusta, GA – Michael “Mike” Knotts, husband of Claudia Knotts of Lakewood Dr., went to his final rest after a long struggle with cancer on Saturday, April 17, 2010, at his residence.
Mike was loved by all who knew him and was “Daddy” to every child who ever needed him. He was born in Atlanta and was a painter.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at 1:00 P.M., at the First United Pentecostal Church of Augusta, with Pastor Wesley McClain and Pastor Stanley Lewis officiating. Mr. Knotts will lie in state from 12:00 noon until the hour of service.
Interment will follow in Westview Cemetery.
Mr. Knotts was preceded in death by his father, Leonard Knotts and his sister, Linda Cooper.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Knotts is survived by his mother Margie Sims; his children, Todd Kuhn, Marie Treadwell, Mitchell Treadwell, Tony Treadwell, Travis Stewart, Faye Treadwell, Joshua Blackwell, Debra Blackwell and Corey Hill; sisters, Annette Cushman, Nellie Lewis, Becky Williams and Eunice Ohmes; brother, Eddie John Seigler; and Poppy’s precious little boy, Johnathan Franklin (Nate, Nate); Godson, Ronald West; as well as many grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be John Burke, Ralph Folger, Alex Lewis, Eddie John Seigler, George Watts, and Mike Williams.
The family will receive friends this Tuesday from 7:00 until 9:00 at the funeral home.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA, 30906.