Connie Faye Guyer Knowles

January 22, 1943March 25, 2017

Connie Faye Guyer Knowles, 74, a lifelong resident of Harrisonburg passed away on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at Sentara-RMH Medical Center. She was born on January 22, 1943 in Harrisonburg and was the daughter of the late Marion and Dorothy Deviers Guyer.

Connie was a member of Ridgeway Mennonite Church; she enjoyed watching Golden Girls, crocheting, babysitting her nieces and nephews and loved Elvis. On September 29, 2000 she married Richard Knowles, who survives. She is also survived by two brothers, Ed Guyer and wife, Mary, of Mt. Crawford, Wayne Guyer of Dayton; two sisters, Linda Thomas and husband, Charles, of Shenandoah, Nancy Connellee and husband, Mike, of Grottoes; numerous nieces and nephews; mother-in-law, Ruth Knowles of Harrisonburg; two sisters-in-law, Regina Darcus and husband, Ronnie, of Dayton, Robin-Sue Matthews and husband, Marc, of South Carolina. She was preceded in death by one brother and one sister. The family will receive friends 6-8:00 pm, Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at Lindsey Funeral Home in Harrisonburg. A funeral service will be held 2:00 pm, Thursday, March 30, 2017 at the Chapel of the funeral home with Pastor Jim Harrison officiating. Burial will be at Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA 23060. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, March 29, 2017

  • Funeral Service

    Thursday, March 30, 2017


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Lisa Lindemann

April 3, 2017

Love you Aunt Connie and will miss you so much!!! I hope you find Elvis up there.

Love, Lisa

March 28, 2017

Connie, I know you are in a much better place, but I will miss you so much. Love you

Connie Keatts

March 28, 2017

Richard I am so sorry for the loss of the love of your life. Seeing the sparkle in your eyes at the Home Depot Christmas parties showed all around you what marriage is all about

March 28, 2017

Nancy so sorry to hear about Connie! My prayers are with you and your family.
Debbie T. Graham

D Allen

March 28, 2017

I had the pleasure of taking care of Connie! She always had a smile & loved being out to visit with others. Connie will be missed by many❤