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.
Please share your condolences at www.chattanoogaeastbrainerdchapel.com.