Knox Elder Faulkner, 84, originally of Lanett, Alabama passed away on Friday, January 28th, 2022, in Auburn, Alabama. He was born on July 12th, 1937, in Lanett to the late Henry Thomas Faulkner and Mary Hatcher Faulkner.
Mr. Faulkner is survived by his children, Buddy Faulkner, Kenneth Faulkner (Bonnie), Steven Faulkner (Toni), Paige McKinley, and Michael Faulkner (Sharon); grandchildren, Michael Faulkner, Jr., Sean McKinley, Jason McKinley, Matthew McKinley, Alexandra Wilson (Keith), Ken Faulkner, Jr., and Kolton Faulkner; two great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents, he was predeceased by his best friend and wife Betty Bartlett Faulkner, sister, Marvene Faulkner Milford, and grandson, Josh Ringley.
Mr. Faulkner was an Air Force veteran and was married to his high school sweetheart for more than sixty-five years. Together they raised five children. After the children were grown, he enjoyed sporting events, trips to the beach, and spending time with his grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 31st, 2022, at 11:00 AM (EST) at the Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home Chapel in Valley, Alabama. Interment will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery. The Reverend David Bradshaw will officiate. The family will receive friends Monday morning from 10:00 AM (EST) until the service hour at the funeral home.