Kenneth "Kenny" Odell Knowles, Jr.

July 23, 1970November 23, 2018

Kenneth “Kenny” Odell Knowles, Jr., 48, a resident of Shenandoah, died November 23, 2018 at Page Memorial Hospital.

A son of Kenneth Odell Knowles, Sr., of Shenandoah, and the late Mary Knotts Knowles, he was born on July 23, 1970 in Harrisonburg. Kenny loved to hunt and fish.

In addition to his father, he is survived by his wife, Sandi Knowles of Cross Junction, VA; two daughters, Nikki Knowles of Augusta, WV, and Bria Lynn Knowles of Shenandoah; one son, Charles Knowles of Cross Junction, VA; three granddaughters, Zaylee, Charleigh and Kylie Knowles; two sisters, Betty Knowles of Shenandoah and Karen Hahn of Harrisonburg; two brothers, Donnie and Ronnie Knowles, both of Shenandoah; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

His body will be cremated at Lindsey Crematory in Harrisonburg.

The family will receive friends at the Redeeming Love Fellowship Church in Shenandoah on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 11 am until 12:00 noon. A memorial service will begin at 12:00 pm noon with Minister Jack Campbell officiating.

Memorial contributions may be sent to the Redeeming Love Fellowship Church Parking Lot Fund, 186 Anne Street, Shenandoah, VA 22849.

Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting


  • Redeeming Love Fellowship Church


  • Visitation Saturday, December 1, 2018
  • Memorial Service Saturday, December 1, 2018

Kenneth "Kenny" Odell Knowles, Jr.

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Dayton and Suzy Bolyard

December 1, 2018

We wanted you to know we will miss you very much and wanted to let your family know we are thinking about them also.This is a very hard thing to go thru and hoping Daddy is doing well.He's a strong person.You rest in piece up there and let Aunt Mary know she is missed by many.Hold her close till we all meet again.You are in a better place and away from the pain you experienced here.Sorry we couldn't make it today.But we will remember you as our fun and crazy cousin.Love you Kenny Jr. You watch over your family and make sure we are all safe.Fly high and take care of Momma.

Randell & Sandra Breeden

November 26, 2018

Betty and Family,
We are so sorry for the loss of your brother. May God lift the heaviness from your hearts now and the days to come. God Bless

Sandi Knowles

November 26, 2018

My husband, the father of our children, my soul mate. I am so lost and empty without you, but I know your in a better place and will be with me forever and a day. Please watch over all of us and keep us safe. Loving you forever, until we are together again

Karen Hahn

November 26, 2018

Kenny jr i will miss you so much. I looked up to you because you was the big brother. We had a good times and bad. We went fishing, camping, you took me hunting. We hung out together, our momma would take is to church. Helping daddy ans granddad jack knight butchering pig's. We got bikes for Christmas one year and we road them into the pond. They are still there i believe. I'll always love you and you will never be forgotten. Your nephew's and niece's and my self Donnie and Ronnie, betty ann and our dad will .miss you so much. I Love you and miss you so much. Rest in peace and always know that yoi are love bye so many. Rip.
Love you broke
Karen,michael, Danny, Sharon, CarriAnne always.