Mrs. Linda L. Knight Rivers age 79 of Salem passed away Sunday, August 21 at Meadow View Health Care Center in Salem.

Mrs. Rivers was born May 2, 1937 in Washington County the daughter of Wincel and Rose Cole Knight.  She was a retired employee of LeWeb Industries and a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons:  Jeff Rivers (Pamela) of Salem and John Rivers (Lynda) of Louisville, a daughter:  Susan Pieratt of Louisville, a brother:  Gordon “Bill” Knight of Salem, a sister:  Edith Pennington of Salem, three grandchildren:  Andrew Jackey, Tim Rivers and Sherron Lyles and 6 great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by two brothers:  Clifford and Calvin Knight, a sister:  Hazel Imogene Gorman and her parents. 

Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2:00PM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 10AM-time of service.