Carrie Patton Knight, 80 of Madison, died peacefully at her home on October 3, 2018. Mrs. Knight was surrounded by her family. She was born June 17, 1938 in Oglethorpe County. She married John Malcom Knight on February 19, 1960. Mrs. Knight was a member of Brownwood Baptist Church and a devoted wife and mother. She enjoyed time spent with friends as well as cooking and sewing. Mrs. Knight most enjoyed caring for her husband and family.
Mrs. Knight is survived by her children, Dale Knight, Sheryl Knight Peters and Tommy and Angela Knight Bone and Tommy. She also leaves a sister Dora Clarke. Mrs. Knight’s grandchildren are Emily Peters Wilson and Jock, Billy Peters, Amanda Knight Kirklin and Jonathan, Abby Knight, Jonathan Bone, Sgt. Garrett Bone and Lauren Bone. She also leaves two great grandchildren, Kate Wilson and Luke Wilson. Mrs. Knight was preceded in death by her husband John and a sister, Nora and a brother, Marion.
The family received friends on Friday, October 5 from 6-8 p.m. at A.E. Carter Funeral Home. The funeral service was held on Saturday at 2 p.m. at Brownwood Baptist Church. Interment follow at the Brownwood Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Brownwood Baptist Church.