Keith M. Knight

Oct 31, 1956 - Mar 25, 2019
Age : 62
Westport, Indiana

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Keith M. Knight, 62, of Westport, passed away at 9:17 p.m. on Monday, March 25, 2019 at Heritage House Nursing Home. He was born on October 31, 1956 in Seymour, the son of George M. "Joe" Knight & Doris Faye (Kirby) Knight Smith. He was a lifelong resident of Decatur County and graduated from South Decatur High School in 1975. He was employed at Printpack for 22 years and had also worked at Toyota, Wal-Mart & Rural King. He enjoyed listening to music, spending time with his grandchildren, watching football, basketball and baseball games. He also umpired for boys' baseball & girls' softball for many years. Survivors include his mother, Doris Faye Smith of Westport; daughter, Amber Knight Fixmer (Jason Patterson) of Greensburg; son, Ryan (Jenny) Knight of Greensburg; sisters, Karen (Jim) Paris of Westport, Kimberly (Jerry) Parsons of Shippenburg, Pennsylvania, Jacqueline (Tim) Woods of Brandon, Mississippi and Jill Griffith of Longbeach, California; brothers, Jeff (Janet) Knight of Westport and Karl (Mary) Knight of North Vernon; grandchildren, Taven Fixmer, Colton Furlow, Londyn Knight and Easton Knight. He was preceded in death by his father, George M. "Joe" Knight; stepfather, Glenn DeWayne Smith and grandmother, Nora Jane Kirby. Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019 at the Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport with Pastor Brian Vanest officiating. Following Keith's wishes he will be cremated and burial will follow at Westport Cemetery at a later date. A time of visitation will be held on Saturday, March 30, 2019 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to assist the family with funeral expenses through the funeral home.