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James Numan "Jimmy" Knight

August 27, 1961 — May 29, 2016

James Numan “Jimmy” Knight, 54 of Sanford passed away Sunday evening, May 29, 2016. A Memorial service will be held at 7:00pm Friday June 10, 2016 at Lemon Springs Baptist Church.


Jimmy was a native of Lee Co, a member of the Sanford Moose Lodge and loved fishing.


Mr. Knight is survived by his wife, Mary Hiles Knight; three sons, Joseph Knight, Matthew Knight and David Doss; father, Thomas Branton Knight of Pittsboro; mother, Brenda Cox Eddy of WVa; a sister, Jessica Knight O’Hara (Richard) of Pittsboro.


The family will receive friends beginning at 6:00pm Friday before the service.


Memorial contributions can be made to Habitat for Humanity, PO Box 883, Pittsboro, NC 27312; or to Community Home Care & Hospice, 1836 Doctors Dr., Sanford, NC 27330.

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Friday, June 10, 2016

Starts at 7:00pm (Eastern time)

Lemon Springs Baptist Church

Sanders Rd, NC 27332

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