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Ellen Ruth Kight

August 27, 1932 ~ December 27, 2020 (age 88)



Ellen Ruth Kight, 88, of Corpus Christi, Texas passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020 in San Antonio, Texas.  She was born August 27, 1932 in Robstown, Texas to J. L. and Ellen Strickel.  Ellen Ruth was a faithful and longtime member of Arlington Heights Church of Christ.  She led an exemplary Christian life serving at the Coastal Bend Food Bank and supporting Medina and Cherokee Children’s Homes, and on the staff of Bandina Youth Camp during the Arlington Heights Church of Christ camp session for many years.

She is preceded in death by her husband, David, in 2013.

She is survived by her daughter, Nora Kight of Corpus Christi; her son, James Kight of Austin; her granddaughter, Brittany Sorrell and her husband Brian of San Antonio; two great grandchildren, David and Amber Sorrell; a nephew, Riley Lemons and his wife Janet; and a niece, Ellen Gee.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted at 11 A.M. Friday, January 8, 2021 at Memory Gardens Cemetery in Corpus Christi.

Funeral services entrusted to Sawyer-George Funeral Home, 12497 Leopard Street, Corpus Christi, Texas 78410. (361) 242-3205 Please visit our web site at www.sawyergeorgefuneralhome.com.



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January 8, 2021

11:00 AM
Memory Gardens Cemetery
8200 Old Brownsville Rd.
Corpus Christi, Texas 78415

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