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Dovie Ruth Knighton, American critical care nurse. Certified American Council of Learned Societies.


Knighton, Dovie Ruth was born on December 7, 1935 in Sturgis, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of James A. and Mary P. (Kinard) Edwards.


Associate Degree in Nursing, Meridian (Mississippi) Junior College, 1971.


Instructor, Matty Hersee School Nursing, Meridian, 1974-1975;nursing supervisor, Riley Memorial Hospital, Meridian, 1977-1981;staff nurse surgical Intensive Care Unit,, Veterans Administration Hospital., Jackson, Mississippi, 1982-1985;nursing supervisor, River Oaks Hospital, Flowood, Mississippi, 1985-1990;Intensive Care Unit staff nurse, Hines General Hospital, Jackson, Mississippi, since 1990; F C.


Children: Deborah A. Boone, Bobbie Ruth Greene.