CHICKAMAUGA Rev. Robert L. Knox Sr. passed away Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012.He was the Pastor of Shiloh Baptist Church in the Burning Bush Community and the former pastor of Friendship Baptist Church in Chickamauga.He retired from Siskin Steel and Supply and General Shale Brick.Rev, Knox was preceded in death by his daughter, Sheila McFarland; parents, James and V. T. Hunter Knox; brothers, James Knox, John Knox; two sisters, Anna Woodley and Marilyn Knox.Survivors are his wife of 61 years, Elizabeth Knox; children, Carolyn D. (Robert E.) Finnell, Anneda (William H.) Woodall, Rhonda L. (Eddie L.) Horton, Jacqueline E. (Michael D.) McGintis. Robert L. (Rosetta) Knox Jr., Rev. Donald E. (Betsy R.) Knox, Roberta Derry, Carmen Kasler, and Kimberly J. (Freddie W.) Davis Sr.; sisters, Jean Yates, Reba Andrews, Ida Mae Thomas Geraldine Lewis; brothers, Lester Knox, Leon Knox, Allan Knox; grandchildren, great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.Homegoing Service will be Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at noon at Friendship Baptist Church, 279 Friendship Road, Chickamauga, with Rev. Donald E. Knox, Rev. Hugh E. Byrd, and other ministers officiating. The family will receive friends at the church. today from 6-8 p.m. and at the church one hour before the service.Interment, Forest Hills Cemetery.Condolences may be sent to the family at www.willisfuneralhome.com.Arrangements by Willis Funeral Home, Dalton.