Knight, Maxie Wayne (McDonald)

Monday, February 25, 2013

Maxie Wayne Knight, 74, of McDonald, Tennessee, died on Monday, February 25, 2013.

Mr. Knight was born and raised in Sylacauga, Ala., Leonard and Edna Knight.  He was a member of Woodland Park Baptist Church, Ed Flemings Fellowship Class, and retired from Kraft Foods as a sales representative.

Surviving are his wife of 53 years, Carole J. Knight; children, Keith (Beverly) Knight, Karen (Eric) Allen and Kelly (Brandi) Knight; grandchildren, Jerry (Brandy) Knight, Tayler Knight, Madison Knight, Jessalyn Allen and Kristen Allen; great-grandchildren, Megan and Tanner Knight; and sister, Sondra (Rick) Mims of Marietta, Ga.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at the funeral home. 

Graveside services will be at Marble City Cemetery in Sylacauga, Ala., at 1 p.m. CST on Wednesday, Feb. 27, with Chaplain John Adams officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Gideons International, P.O. Box 140800, Nashville, Tn. 37214, or a charity of choice.

Arrangements are by the East Brainerd Chapel of Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory, and Florist.  8214 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421.  

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