2013-05-01 / Obituaries


Leroy Webster Knight, 93, of Thomasville died May 4, 2013 at Mobile Infirmary.

He was born Jan. 1, 1920 in Thomasville. He was a long time youth baseball coach, hunter and fisherman.

Survivors include four sons, Larry (Linda) Knight, Randy (Bobbie) Knight, Ricky Knight, Farrell (Wanda) Knight, all of Thomasville; two daughters, Roseland (Thomas) Petterson, Gadsden, Diane (Harold) Crow, Thomasville; 18 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren.

The service was May 6 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Rex Jackson officiating. Burial was at Midway Baptist Church Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Robbie Colquitt, Will Knight, Webb Knight, Cody Knight, Gene Wiggins, and Bubba Smith.

Honorary pallbearers were Greg Peterson, Chris Knight, Scott Tourne’, Donnie Deneldy, Ted Cornelius, Anthony Derour, Michael Loftin and Scottie Hubbard.

 Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home of Thomasville directed.

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