Frank Elmer Knighting, 85, of Culpeper, Va. passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at UVA Novant Culpeper Hospital. He was born on March 3, 1934 to the late Roy Benjamin Knighting and Anna Virginia Weakley. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lou Knighting, brother, Roy Lee Knighting; sister, Louise Knighting Moubray; half-brother, Junior Weakley; and a grandson, Jeffrey Knighting. He is survived by two daughters, Sue Hamm and (Wally) and Diane Owens and husband Raymond, all of Culpeper; two sons, Steve Knighting and( Tina) and Marvin Knighting and wife Loretta, all of Culpeper; three half-brothers, Floyd, Elmer, and Bobby Lee Weakley; three half-sisters, Geneva Williams, Pat Brockman, and Juanita Davis; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren; and great-great-grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at Preddy Funeral Home in Madison conducted by Pastor Brian Hicks. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Monday, December 2, 2019 at the funeral home.