Frankie Allen Knowles, age 56 of Sailor Springs, IL, passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016, at his home in Sailor Springs.
He was born Monday, December 7, 1959 in Elmhurst, IL, the son of the late Billie Knowles and Irma (Wattles) Knowles.
He was employed by United Air Lines as a cabin cleaner and was a member of the United State Air Force.
Frankie is survived by son Daniel Knowles of California; sister, Jean Ann Pelzer of Griswold, IA; niece Barbara Lubkema of Lewis, IA; and nephew Ben Lubkeman of Albuquerque, NM; aunts Doris Knowles of Mt. Carmel, IL, Wilma Knowles of Columbia, TN.
He was preceded in death by infant brothers, Larry and Lee Knowles.
Arrangements will be handled by J.W. Neal Funeral Home, Louisville, IL where family with receive friends from 6:00pm to 7:00pm, Thursday, October 13, 2016. A memorial service will be held at 7:00 PM on Thursday at the funeral home. Interment will be at a later date in Ingraham Cemetery, Ingraham, IL.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the donor’s choice and will be recieved at the funeral home. Please visit www.jwnealfuneralhome.net to leave memorial tributes, condolences or to light a candle.