MIDDLESBORO — Donald R. King, 72, of Middlesboro, passed away on Sunday, February 16, 2014 at the Tri-State Health and Rehab Center, Harrogate. He was born in Harlan, KY on February 22, 1941, the son of the late McKinley and Pearl Moore King. Donald believed in the Lord, he was a grave digger and grounds keeper for Rest Haven Cemetery.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include by his wife Ella Faye Poteet King; sister, Ernestine Winger; stepsons, James Carson Shepherd, Darrell Glen Shepherd and several step-grandchildren.
Honoring Don's wishes, he will be cremated and no services are planned at this time. The family will have private services at a later date.
Arnett & Steele Funeral Home and Cremation Center is honored to serve the King Family. Light a virtual candle and sign the guest register at www.arnettsteele.com.