Mrs. Betty Knight, 79 of Ray City passed away Monday, September 21, 2020 at Berrien Nursing Center. Mrs. Knight was born February 10, 1941 in Lanier County to the late O T Grimes and Lillie Mae Harsey Grimes. She was employed for several years at Textile Mills and retired from Nashville Mills.
Survivors include her daughter, Cindy (Verone) Myers of Barney; 14 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; brother, Bobby Grimes of Fort Myers Fl; and one sister, Faye Conger of Fort Myers, Fl. Mrs. Knight was preceded in death by her husband, Hancil Thomas; two children, Jimmy Wayne Thomas and Brenda Gist; two brothers, O T Grimes and Raymond Grimes.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00 a m at Purvis Funeral Home with Rev. William Davis officiating. Interment will follow at Nashville Memorial Gardens. The family will be receiving friends Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m.
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