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2013-05-16 / Obituaries


Leroy Webster Knight, 93, of Thomasville died Saturday, May 4, 2013 at Mobile Infirmary. He was born Jan. 1, 1920 in Thomasville and was a long time youth baseball coach, hunter and fisherman.

He is survived by four sons, Larry (Linda) Knight, Randy (Bobbie) Knight, Ricky Knight and Farrell (Wanda) Knight, all of Thomasville; three daughters, Roseland (Thomas) Peterson of Gadsden, Carol Johnson and Diane (Harold) Crow, both of Thomasville; 18 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were Monday, May 6 at O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home with Rev. Rex Jackson officiating. Interment followed at the Midway Baptist Church Cemetery in Thomasville with O'Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville directing.

Active pallbearers were Robbie Colquitt, Will Knight, Webb Knight, Cody Knight, Gene Wiggins and Bubba Smith. Honorary pallbearers were Greg Peterson, Chris Knight, Scott Tourné, Donnie Fendley, Ted Cornelius, Anthony Derour, Michael Loftin and Scottie Hubbard.

Condolences may be offered at www.obryantchapelfh.com.

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