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“Will always remember you aunt gingin ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Montgomery - Family

“So glad that I got to be a part of the Pilkinton family and got to know Virginia. Prayers for her brothers and the daughters and grand children...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Tom and Janie Pilkinton - TX

“Love you Virginia. Prayers for you and your family. You always made me laugh at work. I'm sorry I missed your service. I just found out about it. &...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Torry Pender - friend

“In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Anderson - Hugo, OK - friend

“Will miss you but know you are at peace see you on the other side ”
5 of 11 | Posted by: Judy Leveque - Bonham, TX

“Had alot of good times with Virginia...she was the best sister in law anyone could have...I love you and you will be missed. ”
6 of 11 | Posted by: Mary Anderson - Hugo, OK - friend

“Virginia was my best friend always there to help I am happy I got to know her and became friends I will miss her alot she was like family.She would...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Annie Arredondo - Westminster, TX

“Love you gen gen always in my heart ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: Beth Laroe - Whitewright, TX

“Thanks Virginia for being my sister & bestest friend for 36 years. I will always cherish all of our talks & times spent together. Run with the...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Cynthia Edwards - Mesquite, TX

“Michelle, Vickie, Jack, Shelly and the rest of the family, we are so sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all in your time of sorrow. She will be...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Joanna Turner - Westminster, TX

“I am truly sorry for the family of this great loss. She loved her family more than herself. She was a truly selfless woman. ”
11 of 11 | Posted by: Monica Feagan - San Francisco, CA


In loving memory of Virginia Jean Knotts who, at age 60, died peacefully and surrounded by loved ones on June 18, 2019, in Plano, Texas, at Medical City Hospital, after courageously fighting for her health.
Virginia was born January 27, 1959 in Dallas, Texas, and was raised by Barbara Smith.
Virginia was recently retired by Pate Rehabilitation in Anna, Texas, where she was compassionate about her work.
Virginia is survived by her first husband Micheal Knotts, daughters; Michelle Knotts, Vickie St. Clair, and Shelly Dyer, son Jack Dyer, sister Cynthia Smith, brothers; Mickell Braddy and Ricky Dyer, and grandchildren; Bently Dyer, Spencer Dyer, and Blaklee Marie.
Virginia is preceded by grandparents Cora Pilkenton and Carol Pilkenton, mother Barbara Smith, brother Manuel Dyer, and dad Tommy Dyer.
Besides spending time with her family and friends, Virginia expressed her creativity through art and creating beautiful things such as flower arrangements, centerpieces, special occasion wreaths, diaper cakes, baskets and homecoming mums. Virginia had a bright and energetic personality and was known for her ability to sense when people needed her help. She touched many lives with her generosity and passion for life.
Family and friends are invited to attend a celebration of life, rejoicing in Virginia's reuniting with our Father in heaven on Saturday June 29, 2019 from 12:00p.m. to 1:00p.m. at Charles W. Smith & Sons Funeral Home, 601 S. Tennessee St., McKinney, TX 75069. 972-562-7788