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Kenneth King

June 18, 1952 — September 2, 2022

Rock Island, TN resident and Gruetli-Laager, TN native, Kenneth King, age 70, was born June 18, 1952 and died September 2, 2022 suddenly at his residence.            

A United States Navy veteran of Vietnam, he was self-employed and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ at Leesburg.  Mr. King was the son of the late Virgil Lee and Mary Frances King and was married to Joyce King of Rock Island, TN on April 25, 1977.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by granddaughter, Shanna Redmon; brother, Chris King; sister, Freda Lois King; mother-in-law, Lois McCormick; nephew, Shawn King and niece, Tansey Talbert.

In addition to his wife, Mr. King is survived by children, Daniel (Dana) King, Justin (Loretta) King, Benita King, Dana(Stephen) Mullins and Crystal Redmon; daughter-in-law, Angel (Nathan) Stephens; grandchildren, Trayton King, Caeleb King, M.J. King, Dylan Scott, Piper Lewis, Liam King, Ayden King, Kloey Jackson and Chloe Miller; brothers, Paul (Sandra) King, Ed (Lorene) King, Willard (Donna) King and Johnny (Janet) King; sister, Linda Richardson and several nieces and nephews

Funeral service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 5, 2022 in High’s Chapel with Dana Mullins officiating. Burial will follow at Shellsford Cemetery in Warren County, TN. Visitation will be Sunday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and Monday from 10:00 a.m. until time of service at High Funeral Home.

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