Happy 94th Birthday!


Adrene McKnight shone at her 94th birthday party with family and friends at Merci Beaucoup Restaurant Sept. 25. McKnight is the oldest of 14 children. She was born Sept. 27, 1927, in Natchitoches to Roscoe and Clotile Methvin. She married James McKnight and they had seven children.

This article published in the Dec. 18, 2021, print edition

She has 17 grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren. She was excited at the number of family and friends joining her in the celebration of her special day. She is still talking about it.

Adrene‘s attending children were, on front row, Kay Platt, Sarah Jean Barthelemy and Jimmy McKnight. On back row are Tish McKnight and Anna Payne.
Adrene McKnights’s siblings and sisters-in-law are, on front row from left, Sara Methvin, Dannie Methvin and Don Methvin. On back row are Vickie Methvin, Joan Methvin, Ronnie Methvin and Pat Methvin.