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Thomas Charles "Punkin" Kight

August 18, 1947 ~ July 6, 2019 (age 71)


Thomas Charles “Punkin” Kight, age 71, of Broxton, Georgia passed away on Saturday July 7, 2019 at Community Hospice, Vidalia, Georgia. Mr. Kight was born on August 18, 1947 in Coffee County, Georgia the son of the late Luther Kight and Christine Deen Kight.

He was a local farmer, a member of the Cambusters Club and a member of Mt. Pleasant “Byrd” Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jerry L. Kight and Ray Fisher Kight.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Wooten Kight of Broxton, GA; three daughters, Tonia Christine Ramirez (husband Jesse) of Dublin, GA, Cynthia Gladys Thomas of OK and Holly Catherine Kight ( Fiancé Hunter Sommers) of Charleston, S.C.; son, Thomas Charles “Charlie” Kight II ( Fiancé Tonya Chaney) of Snipesville, GA; brother, Roger Wayne Kight of Snipesville, GA; three grandchildren, Nevada Christine Sawyer of Monroe, GA, Jessica Ramirez of Dublin, GA and Jared Ramirez of Dublin, GA; three great grandchildren, Jonathan McDougal, Sawyer Green and Jackson Green all of Monroe, GA; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday July 9, 2019 at Mt. Pleasant “Byrd” Baptist Church with Rev. Vann McCall and Rev. Gregory Pope officiating. Mr. Kight will lay-in-state Tuesday from 1pm until 2pm prior to the service. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6pm until 9pm at Sims Funeral Home.

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Sims Funeral Home, Douglas, GA is in charge of arrangements.

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July 8, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Sims Funeral Home
201 N Peterson Ave.
Douglas, Georgia 31533

Funeral Service
July 9, 2019

2:00 PM
Mount Pleasant (Byrd) Church
331 Mount Pleasant (Byrd) Church
Broxton, `GA 31519

July 9, 2019

Mt. Pleasant Byrd Church Cemetery
331 Mt. Pleasant Church Rd
Broxton, FL 31519

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