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James "Relious" Kight

September 8, 1941 ~ January 7, 2021 (age 79)


James “Relious” Kight, 79, of Higdon, Alabama passed away Tuesday, January 7, 2021.  He formally lived in the Lakeview Community for over 50 years. 

James was born to the late Ewell & Lema Kight on September 8. 1941.  He was of Baptist faith and retired from Tuftco.  James enjoyed hunting, was a hobby mechanic and liked spending time with his family.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Linda O’Neal Kight and daughter, Robin Ann Kight Carter.

Survivors include his grandson, Camin Carter; brothers Henry Leon (Mary-Ann) Kight and Billy Ray (Janice) Kight.

Funeral services will be Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 10:00am (EST) in the South Crest Chapel with Pastor, Floyd Kilgore officiating.    Interment will follow at Lakewood Memory Gardens South with James Brown, Everett Brown, Scott Dunn, Tyler Dunn, Timothy Kight and Gregg Medlock serving as pallbearers.

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Due to the pandemic, social distancing will be observed and masks encouraged.

The family will receive friends Wednesday from 4:00 – 8:00 pm (EST) in the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory. 

To send flowers to James' family, please visit our floral store.


January 13, 2021

4:00 PM
Lane Funeral Home and Crematory-South Crest
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741

January 14, 2021

10:00 AM
Lane Funeral Home South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Avenue
Rossville, GA 30741

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