Inside Clemson

Roxie Mae Knotts, retiree – September 15, 2021

Roxie Mae Knotts died on September 15, 2021. She retired from Clemson University in 2004 after 27 years. She was a custodian in University Facilities. She was educated at Clearview High School in Easley before coming to work at Clemson in 1977. She is survived by a son, Eric (Christy) Knotts Jr. of Clemson; two […]

Daniel Byers Jr., Facilities employee – September 18, 2021

University Facilities employee Daniel Byers Jr., 57, of Easley, died Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Spartanburg Medical Center. Byers was senior project manager-electrical in Facilities and worked at the University for eight years. “Dan went out of his way to exhibit kindness and compassion to all,” said Todd Barnette, associate vice president and chief facilities […]

Richard Andrew ‘Andy’ Riggins II, Facilities employee – September 2, 2021

Clemson University Facilities employee, Andy Riggins, 57, of Six Mile died September 2, 2021. Riggins had more than 20 years of service at Clemson, most recently working a variety of projects in Facilities that placed him in contact with a significant number of employees campus wide. Riggins spent his first years at Clemson in Student […]