James Allen Knight II, 39, of Loveland, OH, formerly of Cottageville, WV, passed away September 14, 2019, in Deerfield Township, OH.

He was born September 26, 1979 in Gallipolis, OH a son of Belinda (Caudill) Ramsey and Loyde of Mt. Alto and James A. Knight Sr. of Cottageville. 

Jimmy was a 1998 graduate of Ripley High School where he excelled in baseball, football, basketball and was named Ripley High Schools “Athlete of the Year”. He was a graduate of Marshall University with a degree in finance. He worked as an account logistics specialist in the transportation industry. He was a little league coach and enjoyed music, sports and movies. The most special and important thing in his life was the time spent with his beloved son, Evan.

Survivors in addition to his parents, are his son, Evan James Knight of Loveland, OH; sisters, Amy (Colin) Hitt of Martinsburg, Andrea (Jeff) Ramsey-Mitchell of Dunbar, Beth Knight (Matt) of Purcellville, VA and Jen (Brandon) Gilmore of Herndon, VA; grandmother, Monzella Caudill of Evans and his former wife, Jaime Knight of Loveland, OH.

His grandparents Bob and Betty Knight and Billy Caudill preceded him in death.

Service will be 6 p.m. ~ Saturday, September 21, 2019, in the Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV with Pastor Mark Price officiating. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until time of service, Saturday at the funeral home. Graveside service will be 1 p.m. ~ Tuesday, September 24, 2019 in Loveland, OH.

Arrangements provided by Casto Funeral Home, Evans, WV.

Condolences may be shared with the family at: castofuneralhome.com