Graveside services will be Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Stanley’s Cemetery near Union City. There will be no visitation. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
He was born May 14, 1954, in Detroit, son of the late Elmer O’Dell and Virginia (Crocker) King. He married the former Betty Lucille Grady May 15, 1979. She survives. He had been employed as a welder at the former Superior Fireplace for 10 years and was a member of the U.S. Army National Guard.
He is also survived by his daugher, Martha Golden of Harris Station; two sons, Bobby Wright of Union City and Richard Sullivan of Obion; six grandchildren; his brother, Terrill King of Dresden; and several nieces and nephews.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Louis O’Dell King and David King; and his niece, Chrissy Elliott.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home website: www.white-ranson.com.