Ronnie Neil Knight, 47, of New Orleans died Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at his home.
Mr. Knight was a native of Paducah and formerly of Houston. He was a steel fabricator for Carco Inc. in Harvey, La., and was of the Christian faith.
He is survived by his mother, Mary Ann Cain, and stepfather, Phillip Cain of Paducah; one son, Brandon Phillips of Paducah; two brothers, Troy Knight of Houston and Joe Dean Knight of Paducah; two sisters, Stephanie Ryals of Dallas and Brandy Haggerton of Houston, and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ronnie Joe Knight.
A private burial will be held on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013.
There will be no visitation. Hughes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Project Hope Humane Society, P.O. Box 125, Metropolis, IL 62960.