Benjamin M. “Benny” Knight
Entered into rest of body, mind, and spirit on November 12, 2015. Beloved husband Pat Knight, North Augusta, South Carolina.
Graveside services will be held on Wednesday November 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM from Pineview Memorial Gardens, North Augusta South Carolina. Dr. Michael Davenport officiating. The family will receive friends at the graveside following the service.
Benny was born and raised is Aiken, SC. He moved to North Augusta to establish Benny Knight State Farm Insurance Agency. He was preceded in death by his parents Kenneth Nelson Knight and Ellen Smith Knight, a brother Bill Knight, a sister Ellen Knight Thompson and by his only son Benjamin Scott Knight in 2008.
In addition to his wife he is survived by a daughter Linda Lowe, Brunswick, Ga his brothers Bobby Knight (Evelyn), Aiken, SC and Francis Knight, Argentina. Two sisters Katharine “Kitty” Johnson (Ben) of Gastonia, NC and Ann McGee, Aiken, SC. A brother-in-law Dick Thompson Greensboro, NC. Three Grandchildren Eric Russo, Brandon Russo and Alexi Knight two Great Grandchildren and Pat’s children Christopher Whitehead Columbia, SC and Chantel Holt North Augusta, SC as well as several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association 3223 Sunset Blvd #100, West Columbia, SC 29169.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Rd, Augusta, GA 30906