Lena Y. Knox, age 63 of Dayton, passed away October 12, 2020. She was born May 10, 1957 in Dayton, Ohio to the late Lloyd and Madge Keen. In addition to her parents, Lena was preceded in death by her son, Robert B. Lairmore, Jr.; sister, Teresa Long; and brother, Lloyd Keen.
Lena is survived by her husband of 34 years, James Knox; daughter, Bobbie Lairmore (Shane Waddle); grandsons: Devon Lairmore and Damian Lairmore; great-grandchildren: Malachi and Harmony; sister, Pam James; other relatives and friends.
Lena was a very hard-working woman. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother - who adored her family. Lena left an imprint on everyone she met and will be missed by all who loved her.
Visitation will be held from 10-11 am on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at Newcomer North Chapel, 4104 Needmore Road, where a Memorial Service will begin at 11:00 am. To share a memory of Lena or leave a special message for her family, please click the Share Memories button above.