Howard King

Howard King, 53, of Clairfield, died Sept. 30 at his home. He was born May 9, 1959, in Jellico.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Luther and Bonnie Brock King.
He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Diana King; son, Howard Steven King; daughters, Crystal Michelle King and Amanda Lyke; grandchildren, Landon Cole King, Reece Riley Dial, Christopher Ryne Dial, Jaylen King and Elijah Hunter Lyke; brothers, Chester Allen King and wife, Kimberly, Kenneth King and wife, Faye, Lloyd King and wife, Bonnie, Larry Wayne King and wife, Shirley, Luther Benny King and wife, Melanie; sisters, Viola Adkins and husband, Hugh, Gatherine Gosness, Edith Bargo and husband, James; along with a host of nieces, nephews, friends and family to mourn his passing. He was loved and will be missed by all.
Funeral services were held Oct. 2, with the Rev. Paul Cox officiating. Interment was Oct. 3, in the King Family Cemetery.
Harp Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
Published in LaFollette Press on Oct. 4, 2012