Funeral services for Susan Eve McKnight will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday at St. Matthews Missionary Baptist Church, 50 Callen Drive, Sumter, SC 29150, with the Rev. M.G. Walters officiating. Interment will follow in Mulberry Missionary Baptist Church cemetery.

Ms. McKnight will be placed in the church at noon for viewing until the hour of service.

The public may view from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Palmer Memorial Chapel, 304 S. Main St., Sumter.

Susan Eve McKnight transitioned on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at Palmetto Health Tuomey.

Born in Sumter County, she was a daughter of James R. McKnight and the late Betty E. James.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a brother, Frankie McKnight.

Survivors are her beloved father, James R. McKnight of the home; two sisters, Frances McKnight and Caroline McKnight, both of Sumter; a brother, Ray (Kim) McKnight of Spartanburg; a foster sister, Theresa Washington; a special nephew like a brother, Eugene (Kenyetta) McKnight; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and family.

Condolences may be made on her tribute page found at

Professional services rendered by Palmer Memorial Chapel Inc.