Ms. Sonya Kaye Carter Knight, age 42, passed away Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 at Baptist Health in Jacksonville, Florida.
Ms. Knight was born January 26th, 1973 in St. Marys, Georgia to the late Robert Leaston and Corine Crews Carter.
Her family said of her,” Our loving mother and sister was a very special person. She had a wonderful sense of humor and a heart of gold. She lives on today as free as a bird and lived her life to the fullest. Never once did she want to see a person with less than her, no matter the circumstances. She would take the shirt off her back for anybody.” She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Ms. Knight is survived by her daughters, Erica (Joshua) Poirier of Kingsland, GA. & Summer Knight of Jacksonville, Fl.; her sisters, Robin Tatum of Woodbine, GA. and Tonya Leigh (Joseph Michael) Fertig of E. Stroudsburg, PA.; her brother, Robert Kenneth (Tammy) Carter of Charleston, TN; her grandchildren, Emma Grace Poirier and Lillie Anne Poirier; and her special friend Tony Bennett of Kingsland, GA.
Calling hours for Ms. Knight will be from 6 PM to 8 PM Friday, September 25th, 2015 at the funeral home. A funeral service will be held in the Wainwright Chapel of the funeral home at 11 AM Saturday, September 26th, 2015 with Pastor Edward Dixon presiding.
January 26 1973 – September 23, 2015