George Knight

George Ray Knight, 70, died Friday, June 6, 2014 in a local nursing center. No services are planned. Arrangements are by Starbuck Funeral Home of Merkel.George was born June 21, 1943, in Belton, TX to Cora Ellen (Setzer) and Russell Joseph Knight. He married Darlene Greer March 20, 1985 in Sweetwater. George worked for Pricoras as a security guard from 1989 to 1995. He was a handyman who could fix anything and he loved to sit outside and enjoy nature. Survivors include his wife, Darlene Knight of Sweetwater; children, Kenneth Knight of Ft. Worth, Brook Knight of Burkburnett, Cindy Clayton of San Angelo, Diana Hearn, Pete and wife Linda Hearn and Lisa Palacios and husband Louis all of Sweetwater; brother, Kenneth Knight and wife Ola Mae of Terrell; sister-in-law, Arnette Knight of Temple; numerous grandchildren, great and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Donna C. Knight; brother, Elvis and sister, Irene.You may view and sign the online guestbook at