"Andy and I and all of us in the Knox family were very close to Boone. We all share his strong feeling that Thomson is a great place to live and work. Anything that was positive and of value that has happened here he was involved in. He was always positive about this community and we need to remember that."
-- Bob Knox Jr.
"I remember when they lived in town and Boone was in kindergarten. Momma would hear this commotion outside and it would be Boone sitting on the concrete step with Mrs. Lively watching over him waiting on his ride to go home. He hated to go to school."
-- Rusty Lovelace
"I did a lot of business with him back in the day when your word was good enough. I would call him up and tell him I need to borrow some money. He always told me to write the check and come by in a few days to sign the papers."
-- Marion Culpepper