The Obituary for Mrs. Martha A. Knutson (Lee County)


Martha Ann Knutson

December 3, 1955 – September 3, 2021

Martha A. Knutson, 65, passed away peacefully at her home on September 3, 2021 surrounded by her loving family.

She was born to the late Tommy and Martha Blanton Templeton. She was preceded in death by her sister Dorothy Marie Dubois and her brother Billy Templeton.

She is survived by her loving husband of 22 years, David Knutson, Sr. of Opelika, AL; Children, Barbie Thomas, Linda (Robert) Steele, David (Becky) Knutson Jr., Lavelle Thomas, 17 grandchildren and 1 on the way great-grandchild. Her surviving sisters, Mary (Don) Stroud, Tommie Gail (Cora) Templeton, Amanda (Phil) Clark; and her brother, Randy (Angela) Templeton. Sisters-in-law Debbie Templeton, Susan (Paul) Blanton, Joy (Jim) Henry and brothers-in-law Frank (Sharon) Knutson and Bob (Brenda) Knutson.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 7, 2021 in the Parlor at Frederick-Dean Funeral home from 5:00 until 7:00 PM.

Funeral service will be held in the Chapel at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 1:00 PM. Burial to follow service at Garden Hills Cemetery in Opelika. Brother Russell DeLee will be officiating.

Frederick-Dean Funeral Home of Opelika, AL is directing.