James Edward "Eddie" Knight passed away Saturday, May 13, 2023, at the age of 76.\nHe is survived by son Tim (Lori)Knight grandchildren, Melissa Knight, Shane Knight, Kristen Knight, Autumn Knight and David Knight of Braidwood Illinois. Daughter Tina Knight-Kelley grandchildren; Kaylee Knight, Tyler Kelley, Justin Kelley of Marion Illinois. Daughter Tammy (Terry) Coleman grandchildren; Dillon Colman, Dakotah (Justin) Allen of Odell, Illinois. Son Trent Knight and son Trevor (Katie) Knight and family. 11 great grandchildren, brothers Kyle (Becky) Knight and Larry Knight. Special friends; Sharon Pope, Jessica Pope, Kalan Lanham and Bruce Farmer. He was preceded in death by his father Edgar Herman Knight, mother Sarah Lorine Will- Knight and 2 sisters Wanda Tolliver and Rita Knight-Phillips. A Celebration of Life Service will be at a later date.