June 20, 2021

Mr. Stanley Roger Knight

Mr. Stanley Roger Knight, 84, of Newnan passed away at his residence in Newnan.

He was born on December 1, 1934 in Glenn, GA to the late Gertrude and William Frederick Knight. He proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.

Stan was the owner of a Sears store in Manchester. He also served as a Captain at Atlantic Southeast Airlines and was a FAA Flight Examiner.

He was deeply loved by his family and friends and will be greatly missed.

Stan is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Terrell Knight; and his brother-in-law, Leonard James.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Dianne Hunter Knight; his daughter, Cindy Whitaker (Scott); his sons, Tim Knight (Kathy) and Michael Knight (Michelle); his grandchildren, James Whitaker, Emily Merensky (Mike), Bethany Whitaker, Jared Whitaker, Andrew Knight, Alexandra Knight, Laura Knight and Hunter Knight; his great-grandchild, Harper Merensky; his sisters, June James and Sandra Wilder (Woody); and his brother, Larry Knight (Beth); and his sister-in-law, Audrey Knight Wylie.

His funeral service will be at 2:00 PM on Thursday, November 14, 2019 in the Chapel of Mowell Funeral Home, Fayetteville, GA, with Pastor Dan Akins officiating. Interment will follow the service at Westminster Memorial Gardens, Peachtree City, GA.

The family will receive friends from 12:00-2:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family lovingly requests donations in memory of Stan to the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.org.

Mowell Funeral Home of Fayetteville, GA is in charge of the arrangements.

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