Charles William Knight



LANCASTER, SC ~Mr. Charles William Knight, age 72, passed away Monday, May 14, 2018 at Carolinas Medical Center. He was born March 20, 1946 in Lancaster, a son of the late Woodrow Knight and Virda Blackmon Knight. Mr. Knight enjoyed drag racing. He loved his grandchildren dearly. Mr. Knight was a member of Pleasant Plains Baptist Church.

Mr. Knight is survived by his wife of 42 years, Sharlene Knight; two sons, William Jeffrey Knight (April) and Jason Paul Knight (Jaime); six grandchildren, Nickie Linton (Mitch), Alex Knight, Mitch Knight (Grace), Brad Knight (Jesse), Jackson Knight and Benjamin Knight; seven great grandchildren, Stacey Knight, Branden Linton, Jayden Knight, Katelyn Knight, Madison Linton, Evan Reynolds, and Emma Grace Knight; a brother, Gerald Knight (Joyce); and several nieces and nephews.

Mr. Knight was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Richie Alexander Knight; two brothers, Wade Knight and Ronnie Knight; and a sister, Peggy Freeman.

The Celebration of Life Funeral Service for Mr. Knight will be 3:00 pm Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at Pleasant Plains Baptist Church by Rev. Todd Montgomery.

The family will receive friends from 2:00 – 3:00 pm, one-hour prior, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 at the church, 3795 Pleasant Plains Road, Kershaw, SC and other times at the home of Charles and Sharlene. The family suggest memorial contributions be made to Autism Speaks, Inc., 1 East 33rd Street, 4th Floor, New York, NY 10016.