James W. Knight, 49, of Frankville died March 9, 2014 at USA Medical Center.
He was born Sept. 12, 1964. He was a logger with Lower Dixie Timber Company. He served in the Army National Guard.
Survivors include his mother, Thelma Knight, Frankville; brother, Kenneth Knight, Millry; two sisters, Regina Baker (Mike), Melvin, Ethel Cotton, Chatom; three nieces; four nephews; 4 great- nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, J.W. Knight.
The service will be March 13 at 2 p.m. at New Hope United Methodist Church in Frankville with Revs. David Goldman, Darryl Butts and Ed Hinson officiating. He will lie in state one hour prior to the service. Burial will be in the New Hope United Methodist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Thad Scarbrough, Dwight Wynn, Wesley Wynn, Worth Schultz, Richard King and Jason Wynn.
Honorary pallbearers were Bailey Wynn and Clayton Elmore.
An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Chatom will direct. (8-1tp)