Chavon McKnight Taylor • May 21, 2021



Chavon LaShay McKnight Taylor was born on March 11, 1979 in Savannah, GA and she passed away on May 21, 2021 in Pensacola, FL at the age of 42. She was a nail tech for many years and she loved making craft/gifts and vinyl items on the side until she became sick and unable to. She was a die-hard Florida State fan. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Jack and Kathleen Gregory and Sam and Joyce McKnight. She is survived by her parents, Tony and Nancy McKnight; her daughter, Brionna McKnight (Hunter); brother, Chad (Jessica) McKnight; nieces, Lacey and Rae; nephews, Hunter and Tristan; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Funeral arrangements will be at Pensacola Memorials Gardens. The viewing will be Tuesday, May 25th from 5 to 7pm and the funeral will be Wednesday, May 26th at 2pm.
Pallbearers will be Brad Futral, Gaylen Baseman, Jayden Baseman, Kylen Baseman, Richie Thompson and DJ Macks.

  1. Kathleen Parker says:

    I’m so sorry to see the passing of your beautiful daughter Chavon. Loosing a child is just so hard, it doesn’t matter the age. May you find comfort in knowing that she lives on in her daughter Brionna and because of God’s promise, you’ll see her again.

  2. Kim Manning says:

    I love you Chavon!! Thank you for a lifetime of memories!! I will never forget the amazing days we spent together!! Thank you for allowing me into your life!! I love you always and we will meet again!!

  3. Amanda Atkins says:

    Since childhood Chavon was an uplifting and pleasant person to be around. Her smile & laughter will be missed but forever remembered. My prayers are w/the family in this time of pain and as they continue to heal.

  4. Shelly Thompson says:

    Such a beautiful soul inside and out. I will be forever grateful for our memories together. Until we meet again my sweet friend and best TT ever… We will surely miss you and we love you!😘 Go rest High on that mountain sis!

  5. Tracye says:

    So sorry to hear this. So sorry for your loss. She was always so happy and sweet. RIP Chavon.

  6. Elissa Floyd and Jennifer Jeudevine says:

    Never a dull moment when we were around. We will miss you dearly . You’ll be in our hearts forever. I love you suga foot ❤️

  7. Helen Fritzie says:

    So sorry for the loss of your dear loved one! I knew her through her best friend Leila Enfinger and only saw her a couple of times, but was a sweet person! Blessings to all the family during this sad time!

  8. cheryl l anderson says:

    Nancy, Tony and Chad and Brionna. So sorry for your loss. Words cannot make this time any better but I will be thinking of you guys during this time.. She can find Paul in heaven and they can look down on all of us. Praying and thinking of you guys.

  9. Annette says:

    Tony and Nancy, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for you and your family during this difficult time.RIP Chavon

  10. Madalyn Phelps says:

    Nancy you are in our thoughts and prayers at this time of sorrow. We grieve with you. May you know that others care. Sending our heartfelt sympathy to the family that God will hold you in the palm of HIS hand. Bill & Madalyn Phelps

  11. Trinity Traynor says:

    You were such a genuine person Chavon. Gods got you in heaven , and I have you in my heart 💕

  12. Steve Pettey says:

    Nancy and Tony
    I’m very sorry to hear of Chavon’s passing.

  13. Lindsay Pettey says:

    Gone way too soon. Where do i start…you always babysitting Christopher, Sara and I…countless, awesome days spent at Bellview Ball Park, you doing my nails when I got older (more time spent gossiping than actually doing my nails!) And Brionna & Carleigh cheering together. I will miss you greatly sister! I love you;)

  14. Sandi Herring says:

    I just found out.Ive always loved Chavon.My heart is broken.Praying for you all.

  15. Linda DOLIHITE says:

    Nancy, I just saw this posting that Chavon had passed. I am so sorry. Please know that I’m praying for you and your family.

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