BROOKPORT, Ill. -- Steven Knotts, 51, of Brookport died Saturday, February 11, 2017, at Baptist Health Paducah.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, February 18, 2017, at the Metropolis Memorial Gardens in Metropolis.
There will be no visitation.
Friends are asked to meet at the cemetery.
Mr. Knotts was a veteran of the U.S. Army, a mechanic and a member of Eastland Life Center.
He is survived by his mother, Mary Frances Knotts of Brookport; wife, Amanda Knotts of Brookport; son, Kannon Short; stepchildren, Clarrisa Short, Kelli Marshall, Jessica Jones and Jared Sexton; nine stepgrandchildren; two sisters, Sherry Knotts of Brookport and Sue Powell of Grand Chain; one brother, Phillip Knotts of Brookport; and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Douglas Knotts.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis is in charge of arrangements.