Master Teigan William KnowellOctober 12, 2017 ~ January 7, 2018
Master Teigan William Knowell, 2 month old, son of Callie Knowell of Graceville, FL went home to be with Lord on Sunday, January 7, 2018.
Master Teigan entered this world on Thursday, October 12, 2017 to brighten the lives and hearts of all who met him, with his loving smile and joyful present he did just that.
Even with long, sleepless nights his mother and Granna enjoyed each second with this angel sent from Heaven.
On early Sunday morning, January 7, 2018, our Father above seen our little angel was needed above to help shine His light upon us so He whisper sweet sleep into our little prince ears. He was preceded in death by his maternal great grandfather, William Paul; paternal great-grandmother, Betra Mae Bryant and grandfather, William Broxton.
Master Teigan life will not be forgotten, he will live on in everyone especially his devoted, loving excited and proud mother, Callie Knowell; his Granna, Jennifer Broxton; his great grandmother (aka GG), Carrie Farruggia; his strong loving TT, Kaiyla Broxton; a very special cousin, LaToya Broxton; many aunts, uncles, cousins, and a host of loving family and friends.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. at the Salem A. M. E. Church in the Browntown Community of Graceville.
Interment will follow in the Hinson Cemetery under the directions of Christian Memorial Chapel of Graceville, Florida.
A Child Loaned
"I'll lend you for a little time
A child of Mine." He said.
"For you to love the while he lives
And mourn for when he's dead.
It may be six or seven year
Or twenty-two or three
But will you, till I call him back
Take care of him for Me?
He'll bring his charms to gladden you
And should his stay be brief,
You'll have his lovely memories
As solace for your grief.
I cannot promise he will stay
Since all from Earth return,
But there are lessons taught down there
I want the child to learn.
I've looked this wide world over
In my search for teacher's true,
And from the throngs that crowd life's lanes,
I have selected you;
Now will you give him all your love,
Nor think the labour vain
Nor hate Me when I come to call
And take him back again?
I fancied that I heard them say,
"Dear Lord, They will be done,
For all the joy Thy child shall bring,
For the risk of grief we'll run.
We'll shelter him with tenderness,
We'll love him while we may,
And for the happiness we've known,
Forever grateful stay.
But should the angels call for him
Much sooner than we planned,
We'll brave the bitter grief that comes
And try to understand."