Marvin P. Knight Jr.

May 17, 1943 – August 10, 2021


Marvin P. Knight Jr. 78, of Rock Spring, Ga. passed away August 10, 2021. Marvin and his wife Carolyn Knight are long time members; and he served as a deacon at Faith Baptist Tabernacle in Flintstone, Ga.

He is preceded in death by his parents Marvin Sr. & Lola Knight; sisters Linda Skinner, Gail Morgan, and Alice Adams; all from Rossville Ga.

Marvin is survived by his loving wife of 57 years Carolyn Simmons Knight; children Eugene (Charlene) Knight, of Ringgold Ga., and Bruce (Jackie) Knight of Rock Spring Ga.; 9 grandkids; 10 great-grandkids; brother, Gary Wayne Knight of Chattanooga; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday August 13, 2021 in the parlor of the funeral home, and before the service on Saturday. A funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday August 14, 2021 in the Ft. Oglethorpe Chapel of Wilson Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Brandon officiating. A burial will follow at Lafayette Memory Gardens.

Online condolences can be expressed at  Arrangements by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home Fort Oglethorpe, GA.

Viewing Location: 555 W Cloud Springs Rd, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742
Service Location: 555 W Cloud Springs Rd, Fort Oglethorpe, GA 30742


  • Rickey Holcomb Posted August 12, 2021 10:42 AM

    Carolyn and family, I am so sorry to hear about Junior. I remember you and him well. I seems like yesterday when I was a member at Faith Baptist Tabernacle,but it was many years ago. I am at a loss of words but I would like you all to know my prayers are with you all. God bless– Rickey Holcomb

  • Jacquelin knight Posted August 13, 2021 11:20 AM

    Best father in law ever. Treated me as his own child. Always looking out for everyone. He was always reaching out to the and helping those in need. Always be in my geart.

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