Wade Conley Knox, 64, of Asheville passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at his home. Born on October 27, 1953 in Augusta, GA, he was a son of the late Herbert and Mary Ann Knox. He was an alumnus of Clemson University class of 1976 where he received a B.S. in Civil Engineering. He retired from the Department of Environmental Health, Public Water Supply Division after 38 years of service. Surviving is his daughter, Erin Knox Runion and her spouse, Andy, of Marshall, NC, and siblings, Margaret File and Samuel Knox both of South Carolina. No services will be held at this time.