A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, February, 17, at 2:00 p.m. at Maddox Funeral Home in Front Royal conducted by Rev. Ken Patrick. Burial will follow in Prospect Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Knotts was born March 21, 1955 in Augusta, WV son of the late Lonzoand Bessie Pearl Poling Knotts. He worked as a self-employed carpenter and home repair specialist.
Surviving are his loving companion of 28 years Deanna Schottroffe of Stephens City; three daughter Kimberley of Hastings, PA, Tonya Warner of Winchester, VA, and Jennifer Murrow of Stephens City, VA; two brothers, eight sisters; 9 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by five brothers.
Pallbearers will be Alan Schottroffe, Mike Schottroffe, Michael Schottroffe, Mark Hahn, Calvin Carbaugh, and Marty Racey.
Honorary pallbearers will be Buddy Warner and Brandon Warner.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, one hour prior to the service, from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Deanna Schottroffe,248 Waynes Lane, Stephens City, VA 22655.