Jackie Ellis Knight, of Covington, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2019, at the age of 79. In her earlier years, she enjoyed camping, fishing, traveling to the beach, mountains and working in her garden. In her later years, she enjoyed watching birds, squirrels, and Braves baseball. Mrs. Knight loved her family dearly and will be missed by all who knew her. She was preceded in death by her husband, Anderson Buck Knight, Jr.; daughter, Kathy Hudgins DeLancey; parents, Hystie and Mary Lou Ellis; sister, Gail Still, brother, Walker Ellis.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Debra and Denzil Terrell; son and daughter-in-law, Greg and Sherry Knight; Grandchildren and spouses, Dean Terrell and Tammy Fox, Andrew Terrell and Kenzi Johnson, Stephanie and Ryan Loew, Holly and Matt Bryan, Scott and Jessica Knight; great-grandchildren, Tyler Loew, Brayden Loew, Mason Terrell, Cheyenne Terrell, Hunter Bryan, Bentley Bryan, Colton Terrell, Harleigh Knight; sister, Joan Treadwell; brother, Dennis Ellis; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A Funeral Service for Mrs. Knight was held at 3 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, at the Chapel of Caldwell & Cowan, 3134 Floyd St., in Covington, with Pastor Mike Franklin and Denzil Terrell officiating. Interment followed in Lawnwood Memorial Park.