Edward Alfred Knowles, Sr. was born October 19, 1947 in Hollywood, Florida to Alfred Knowles and Julie L. Knowles. He was educated in the local schools. He was employed with Exact In for 20 years. Edward loved fishing, photography and videography.
God saw fit to send His angel of death into the room of Edward Alfred Knowles, Sr. with its love and tender care to relieve him from the troubles of this world. On Sunday, April 7, 2019, Edward Alfred Knowles, Sr. entered into his eternal rest to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
He leaves to cherish his memories his loving and devoted wife, Rose M. Knowles; children, Edward A. Knowles, Jr. (Caprice), Christopher B. Johnson (Sharon), Nathan J. Johnson (Desire) and Gevonia M. Gibbons (Eddie); grandchildren, Tiffieny Johnson, Toriey Johnson, Tristie Johnson, Johnnie Whitfield, Jr., Trenton Johnson, Xavier Gibbons and Karizma Jordan; siblings, Herbert Knowles, Shirley Hall, Yovane Douglas, Vickey Obey and Rebecca Knowles; sister-in-law, Barbara Jean Cuthberts; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and many sorrowing friends.
Sarah L. Carter's Funeral Home Northside is serving the family.