Jerry Lee Knight, age 9, of Canton, died Tuesday morning in a residential fire that claimed the lives of six other people. He was born on April 18, 1994 in Canton and was a third grade student at Dueber Elementary School. He was preceded in death by his father, Gerald Knight, in 2000. Jerry is survived by his mother, Millie Smith, of Canton; sisters, Leisa Rowley, Kellie Gross and Cristy and Stacey Smith; grandparents, Gerald and Virginia Knight of Canton. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday in the Reed Funeral Home with Dr. M. Dana Gammill officiating. Calling hours will be Sunday from 2 - 5 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate contributions to the Donald Knight - Jerry Lee Knight Memorial Fund, First Merit Bank, 4121 W. Tuscarawas St., Canton, OH 44708.