John Willie “J.W” Kight
Martinez, GA – John Willie “J.W” Kight, 66, loving husband of Christina Kim Kight, peacefully entered into rest Friday, August 26, 2022, at his residence with his family by his side.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday, August 30, 2022, at 3:00 PM from Hopeful Baptist Church, 2973 Winter Road, Blythe, GA, with Reverend Josh Caines officiating.
Interment will follow in Hopeful Baptist Church Cemetery.
Mr. Kight, son of the late John Talmadge (J.T. “Red”) Kight and Evelyn Sheppard Kight, was born on August 10, 1956 in Swainsboro, GA, and was a retired forklift operator with Kimberly-Clark. He was a member of Hopeful Baptist Church. Mr. Kight enjoyed the simpler things in life including fishing, painting, and spending quality time with his loving family. He is known for his humor, smile, joy, and kindness. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend to all.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandchildren, Destiney Kight and Chanler Guyse; by his sister, Mary Alice Smith; and his brother in law, Keith Jackson.
In addition to his wife of 32 years, he is survived by his children, Jason Kight (Tifani), Anthony Kim, Annie Todd (Kristopher), Laura Holshouser (Matthew), Michael Kight (Lauren), and Diana Kight; his grandchildren, Jay Kight, Madison Kight, Taylor Kim, Ayden Kim, Emma Kim, Hannah Kim, Liam Kight, Rylan Todd, and Lane Holshouser; his stepmother, Carolyn Snider; his sisters, Elizabeth Butts (David), Karen Claxton (Ron), and Kimi Jackson; his brother-in-law, Gene Smith; and several nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Jason Kight, Anthony Kim, Michael Kight, Matthew Holshouser, Kristopher Todd, and Victor Barbosa.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, from 2:00 PM until the hour of service at the church.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to Hopeful Baptist Church, 2973 Winter Rd, Blythe, GA 30805.
Chance & Hydrick Funeral Directors, 2502 Richmond Hill Road, Augusta, GA, 30906.