Virginia Marian Wright Knight, 70, resident of Thompson Road in Greenwood, wife of Uvil Knight, died peacefully Saturday, November 25, 2017 at Hospice Care of the Piedmont surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Greenwood County, March 4, 1947 she was a daughter of the late Frank and Clara Horne Wright. Marian was a graduate of Greenwood High School. She was retired from Publix Super Markets where she was a bookkeeper for many years and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. She was very loved by her Coral Isle Community. Marian’s greatest joy was caring for her loving family, especially her children and grandchildren.
Surviving in addition to her husband of 47 years are, a son, Jeff (Tracy) Knight of Hodges; two daughters, Becky (Michael) Mendenhall of Gastonia, NC and Tami (Brad) Craft of Hodges; three sisters, Bernice (Tony) Maddox of Hodges, Rebecca (Tom) Wright Valine of Oldsmar, FL and Teresa (Phil) Buchsbaum of Tarpon Springs, FL; eight grandchildren, Courtney, Jordan, Griffin, Collin, Emma, Maggie, Cameron and Angelia.
Marian was predeceased by a brother, Harold Wright and a sister Barbara Wham.
A memorial service will be conducted Monday, November 27, 2017 from the Blyth Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Louie Murray officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 PM until the hour of service at the funeral home.
The family is at their respective homes.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice Care of the Piedmont 408 W. Alexander Ave. Greenwood, SC 29646.
For online condolences please visit www.blythfuneralhome.com.
Blyth Funeral Home & Cremation Services is assisting the Knight family.