Jerry Lewis Knight

Jerry Lewis Knight, age 66, of Laurens, passed away on Thursday, January 16, 2014, at the Hospice House of Laurens County.

Born in Laurens County, he was a son of the late William and Mamie Lou Balcombe Knight.  He worked with pulpwood in the timber Industry and attended Sandy Springs United Methodist Church.

Surviving are a daughter, Crystal Dubose of Waterloo; a sister, Annette Knight Lanford of Woodruff; two brothers, Ansel Knight and Truman Knight, both of Gray Court; a half-sister, Cindy Hogan of Greenwood; two grandchildren; uncle, Herman Knight; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two brothers, John Bluford Knight and Harley Knight.

 A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm, Sunday, January 19, 2014, at Sandy Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery.

The family will be at their respective homes and will receive friends at The Kennedy Mortuary from 6:00 – 8:00 pm Saturday.

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