Los Banos Enterprise,  Los Banos, Merced County CA. June 7, 1940

Local Carpenter Dies at Merced

Funeral services for Sabastian W. Knight, 58, who died in a Merced hospital Friday, were held at the Davis Funeral Parlor here Saturday afternoon at 2:30.
Rev. Henry F. Beaver officiated at the funeral. Burial was in Los Banos cemetery.

Mr. Knight, a carpenter, was born in Missouri. He has no known relatives here.
He had been working in Los Banos for the past four years, coming here from San Francisco.
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Death Certificate transcription, Merced County. Book 13, page 49

Sabastian Knight
Death date: May 30, 1940
Time: 1:30 p.m.
Age: 58 yrs, 5 months, 18 days
Sex: Male
Color/Race: White
Marital status: single
Occupation: Carpenter
Length of stay in this community: 4 yrs, in CA: 25 yrs
Birth date: Dec 12, 1881
Birthplace: MO
Name and birthplace of Mother: Mary Nickol, TN
Name and birthplace of Father: James Knight, NC
Residence: Los Banos, CA
Place of death: Merced General Hospital, Merced
Length of stay in hospital: 1 month
Burial date: June 1, 1940
Burial place: Los Banos Cemetery, Los Banos, CA
Funeral director: Davis Funeral Home, Los Banos, CA
Informant: Hospital records.
Cause of death: Carcinoma of head of pancreas, due to: Chronic hepatitis.

Transcribed by: Alma Stone