Funeral service for Luther D "LD" Knight, 77, will be today, August 15, 2014, 2 p.m. in the chapel of Miller Funeral Home. The Rev. Scott Smith will be officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 until service time at the funeral home. Mr. Knight passed away at his residence on Wednesday. Survivors include his wife Betty Knight; daughters, Tonya Knight Gossage, Sonya Knight, Darla DuMond Benefield, Christie O'Brien, Jennifer Evans; son, Phillip Williams; grandchildren, Adriean Cooper (Justin), Casey Johnson (Kellie), Spencer Knight (Megean), Dawn Hedgepeth (Joe), Dana Gable (Billy), Crystal O'Brien Chappell (Jason), Brandon O'Brien (Brandi), Michael Pruitt and Heather Tavis (Noah); 14 great-grandchildren; brother, Lenwood Knight; sisters, Odessa Lamp, Darcus Hepler, Frances Boyd and Dorothy Gean Mullinax. Mr. Knight was a resident of Oxford. He was retired from Aratex where he served 20 years. Mr. Knight was preceded in death by his brother, Lewis Knight; sisters, Katherine Garrett, Etheline Good, Sandra Kay Williamson and a great-grandchild, Mitchell Drake Hedgepeth. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Southern Baptist Childrens Home. www.millerfuneralhomeoxford.com
Miller Funeral Home & Crematory Oxford, AL (256) 831-4611 A Brown Service Authorized Funeral Home.