March 31, 2009
GUIN, Ala. — Robbie L. Knight, 87, died March 29, 2009, at North Mississippi Medical Center-Hamilton, Ala. Services are today at 2 p.m. at Norwood Funeral Home Chapel in Guin with Bro. Mac Buttram officiating. Burial will follow at Guin City Cemetery. Mrs. Knight was born in Winfield, Ala., to the late William Veldon and Bertha Geneva Sandlin Smith. She had lived in Guin most of her life and was a member of Guin Free Will Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Garnett Knight; and daughter, Lucy Ann Tuck. She is survived by her sons, Dr. David L. Knight of Hamilton, Ala., Morris Edward Knight of Columbus, and William Donald and Carlon H. Knight, both of Guin; sisters, Johnnie Johnson of Auburn, Ala., Grace Card of Florida and Mildred Tucker of Hueytown, Ala.; brothers, the Rev. Bill Ray Smith of Fayette, Ala., and Doyle Smith of Atlanta; 17 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.