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1956 Joseph 2022

Joseph Michael Knowlton

August 31, 1956 — January 25, 2022

Joesph M. Knowlton, 65 of St. Pauls, North Carolina was born August 31, 1956 in Watertown, New York to the late Joseph F. and Carmella Ubrico Knowlton and departed this life, January 25, 2022 at UNC Heath - Southeastern in Lumberton, NC.

In addition to his parents, Joseph is preceded in death by a son, Eric Knowlton; and a brother, Robert Knowlton.

Joseph leaves to cherish his memories and mourn his passing his wife, Mary Lou Gardner Knowlton; three sons, Shawn Knowlton, Joseph Knowlton and Matthew Knowlton and wife, Celestine; his grandchildren, Kayla, Dylan, Natalie, Erica and Madison; great grandchildren Isaac and Khloe; sisters, Debbie Brown and Sherry Knowlton and a host of other relatives and friends.

Joseph loved his family and enjoyed NASCAR racing. He never met a stranger and was a friend to all. Joseph also cherished his memories as being a high school wrestler. He is be greatly missed by many!

The family will have a private Memorial Service at a later date.

Services Entrusted to McNeill-Legacy Funeral Home of St. Pauls.

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