Originally created 01/06/01

Mr. Charles Knight



LEEFIELD, Ga. - Mr. Charles E. "Charlie" Knight, 83, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2001, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Joiner-Anderson Funeral Home, Statesboro, with David Summerford officiating. Burial will be in Lanes Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Brooklet.

Mr. Knight, a native of Bulloch County, was an Army veteran of World War II and had retired as an insurance adjuster from Purcell Appraisal Service. He was a member of Lanes Primitive Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Verna Denmark Knight; a son, Vernon Edward Knight, Leefield; and a grandchild.

Pallbearers will be Harry Jordan, Michael Knight, J.P. Davis, Paul Rowland, Derrel Banks and Kenneth Knight.

Memorials may be made to: Ogeechee Area Hospice, P.O. Box 531, Statesboro, GA 30459; or Lanes Primitive Baptist Church Building or Cemetery Fund, 1022 Lanes Church Road, Brooklet, GA 30415.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Jan. 6, 2001