Maurice went to be with his heavenly father on Saturday. He was born to Lillie (Johnston) and James Knight in Apperson, OK. Maurice was an Executive Vice President in banking. He is preceded in death by his parents, 8 brothers and sisters; a daughter, Janet Stewart; in-laws, Borden & Lorene Wallace; great grandchild, Mercy Baby B Knight. Maurice is survived by his wife of 62 years Jeanne; daughter, Joan & husband Kinney Bryant; son, David Knight and wife Stacey; son-in-law, Mike Stewart; sister, Ann & Bob Bivins; sister-in-law, Frances Knight; brother-in-law, Bernard Sharp; grandchildren, Sara Stevens, Cullen Bryant & wife Laura, Julia and husband Chris O'Connell; Tyler Knight and wife Lauren, Caleb Bryant & wife Andrea, Chelsea and husband Ricky Coulter, Tara and husband Craig Quattlebaum, Tessa and husband Jake Roberts; great-grandchildren, Scarlett, Boston, Grey, Campbell, and Viola, and many other family and friends. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 14, 2013 from 10 AM to 8PM with family receiving visitors from 6-7PM. Services to celebrate his life will be 10:00 AM, Wednesday, May 15, 2013 at Northwest Church of Christ with interment to follow at Hillside Cemetery in Purcell, Oklahoma.