Mr. Thomas Charles “Punkin” Kight, 71, of Broxton passed away July 7 at Community Hospice, Vidalia.
Mr. Kight was born on Aug. 18, 1947, in Coffee County, the son of the late Luther Kight and Christine Deen Kight. He was a local farmer, a member of the Cambusters Club and a member of Mt. Pleasant “Byrd” Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerry L. Kight and Ray Fisher Kight.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Wooten Kight of Broxton; daughters, Tonia Christine Ramirez (husband Jesse) of Dublin, Cynthia Gladys Thomas of Oklahoma and Holly Catherine Kight ( Fiancé Hunter Sommers) of Charleston, S.C.; son, Thomas Charles “Charlie” Kight II (Fiancé Tonya Chaney) of Snipesville; brother, Roger Wayne Kight of Snipesville; grandchildren, Nevada Christine Sawyer of Monroe, Jessica Ramirez of Dublin and Jared Ramirez of Dublin; great-grandchildren, Jonathan McDougal, Sawyer Green and Jackson Green all of Monroe; several nieces and nephews.
Services were held July 9 at Mt. Pleasant “Byrd” Baptist Church with the Rev. Van McCall and the Rev. Gregory Pope officiating. Interment followed in the church cemetery.
Pallbearers were Brandon Kight, Luke Kight, Josh Hutto, Kelvin Wooten, Jerry A. Wooten and Knifton Wooten.
Sympathy can be expressed by signing the online registry at www.simsfuneralhome.org.
Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, was in charge.