Daily Gazette, Schenectady, 23 Sep 2000 obit extract MECHANICVILLE - Mrs. Pearl N. Knibbs, 87, of North Main Street, died Wednesday. Born in Truman, Ark., lived most of her life in the Mechanicville-Stillwater area, in Mechanicville since 1988. Her husband, Harold J. Knibbs, died in 1954. Survivors include three daughters, Sylvia J. Smith of Stillwater, Alice Martin of Trenton, Fla., and Nancy Palmer of Clearwater, Fla.; two sons, William Knibbs of Stillwater and James Knibbs of Elton, W. Va.; 20 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. DeVito-Salvadore Funeral Home Burial in Stillwater Union Cemetery.