SHORT GAP, W.Va. Gary Allen Knight Sr., 71, of Short Gap, died Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, at his son's home, surrounded by his loving family.
Born Jan. 30, 1946, in Cumberland, he was the son of the late William M. Knight and Eileen (Wasson) Knight.
Mr. Knight had served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam Era. He also served in the National Guard.
Over the years, he had done construction in the area.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ann (Evans) Knight; children, Gary Jr., Kimberly, Regina, Melissa, Stephanie, Sabrina, Roger, Kevin, Donald, Joseph, Charles, Ryan, Glenn and Elmer; several grandchildren; and siblings, Frances Evans, Jean Hunt and husband, Dick, Carol Hendrickson and husband, John, and Rick Knight.
There will be a family gathering at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Upchurch Funeral Home, P.A., 202 Greene St., Cumberland, MD 21502.
Published on August 15, 2017