Toledo Knuckles Littlejohn

Mrs. Toledo Knuckles Littlejohn, 90 of Gaffney, SC entered into eternal rest on Thursday, January 3, 2019. 

Widow of Leroy W. Littlejohn, she was born in Cherokee County, SC and was the daughter of the late Herbert and Regina Peeler Knuckles. 

She was a graduate of Claflin University and a retired educator.  Mrs. Littlejohn was a former teacher at Granard High School, Gaffney.

She was a member of Dunton United Methodist Church where she served as a member of the United Methodist Women.  She was a former Girl Scout Leader and former member of  Whitaker Chapter 127 Order of the Eastern Star.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by: three brothers, Herbert “Gene” Knuckles, Evon Knuckles, and Joe Dean Knuckles.

She leaves to cherish loving memories: a daughter, Joanita M. Littlejohn, of Douglasville, GA; one brother, Charles Knuckles (Cordelia), of Gaffney; three sisters, Mrs. Clynthree Oglesby, Mrs. Vera Williams, and Mrs. Lee Webster, sister-in-law Edith Knuckles, all of Gaffney; nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends.

Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, 2:00 p.m., in Dunton United Methodist Church with The Reverend Calvin Smith officiating.  Entombment will follow in Frederick Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at

The family is at the home of her sisters, Vera and Lee, 117 Gettys Drive.