Beatrice Knowles
Saturday
28
January

Visitation at Main Service

9:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, January 28, 2023
Second Baptist Church
110 Reverend Doctor I. S. Cole Plaza
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Saturday
28
January

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Saturday, January 28, 2023
Second Baptist Church
110 Reverend Doctor I. S. Cole Plaza
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States
Saturday
28
January

Final Resting Place

1:30 pm
Saturday, January 28, 2023
Atlantic City Cemetery
New Road & Washington Avenue
Pleasantville, New Jersey, United States

Obituary of Beatrice Kaine Knowles

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On January 18, 2023 Reverend Beatrice K. Haynes Knowles, of Atlantic City, New Jersey made her peaceful transition at home surrounded by her loving family. Beatrice was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised in Atlantic City. She attended and graduated from the Atlantic City public school system. A retired Atlantic City Police Sergeant, Beatrice was inducted into Atlantic County's Women's Hall of Fame in 1997 for being Atlantic County's first female police sergeant. She later graduated from Drew University, New Jersey Pastor Licensing School, Wesley Seminary and obtained her Bachelors of Religious Education from York Christian College Divinity School. Beatrice was predeceased by: her parents Beatrice Helen (nee' Lee) and James Kennard Jones; brother, Richard Jones; and the love of her life, Walter C. Haynes Jr., with whom she had three daughters Evangelist Chrystar Kassab, Robbin Y. Haynes and Sharon Haynes. She later married James Knowles of Nassau, Bahamas. In addition to her three daughters, six grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren, Beatrice leaves a sister, Rochelle Day; and a host of other family among the many people that will cherish her memory. A celebration of life will be held 11AM, Saturday, January 28, 2023, Second Baptist Church, 110 Rev. Dr. Isaac Cole Plaza, Atlantic City, NJ, where the viewing will be from 9am-11am. Interment will immediately follow at Atlantic City Cemetery, Pleasantville, NJ. Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com.
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