AET 3 Andrew Wilson Knight, 26, of Mobile died Feb. 28, 2012.
He was born Dec. 18, 1985 in Selma. He was a former resident of Thomasville. He was a graduate of Thomasville High School. He was a member of the Thomasville Baptist Church. He attended Faulkner University and the University of Alabama before joining the United States Coast Guard. Drew loved his job working with helicopters and serving in the United States Coast Guard. He also enjoyed hunting, fishing, snow boarding and scuba diving.
Survivors include his parents, Ken and Becky Knight, Thomasville; one brother, Todd (Tausha) Knight, Foley; grandfather, Charles Wilson, Thomasville; several uncles, aunts, cousins and other relatives.
Visitation will be Friday, March 16 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville. The service will be Saturday, March 17 at 11 a.m. at Thomasville Baptist Church with Dr. Gary A. Enfinger and Rev. Ty Parten officiating. Burial will be in the Evergreen Memorial Gardens in Thomasville with military honors provided by the United States Coast Guard.
The funeral service will be broadcast live on WJDB 95.5 FM.
Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.
O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.