James ‘Eat’ Knight

Published 3:22 pm Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Mr. James “Eat” Knight passed away on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at his home.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Zelda Knight; three brothers, Mancy Knight, Charles Knight and John Henry Knight; one adopted brother, John Jefferson.

He is survived by a daughter, Jamille Smith of Gardena California; son, Kiev Knight of Augusta, Ga.; three sisters, Carrie K. Williams of Vicksburg, Deloris K. Singleton of Columbus and Zelda K. Stanley of Greenwood; five brothers, Thomas (Tee) Knight of Greenville, Texas, George (Bone) Knight of Inglewood Calif., Marion (Suge) Knight, Costello Knight and Richard Knight all of Los Angeles; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

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Funeral services will be held on Saturday followed by burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery under the direction of Lakeview Memorial

Visitation will be held on Friday from 1-6 p.m. at Lakeview Memorial Funeral Home.