Austin Riley King, 22, died April 28, 2013. He was born in Stuart and lived in Okeechobee. He was a graduate of Okeechobee High School. He worked as a screen printer at Teez 2 Pleez. He attended Focus One in Rockford, Ill. Survivors include his parents, Ernest and Angela King; sister, Sarah King; and girlfriend, Margaret McKane, all of Okeechobee. He was preceded in death by his grandparents. Memorial contributions may be made to the The Gathering Youth Ministry, 1735 S.W. 24th Ave, Okeechobee, FL 34974. Services: Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. May 3 at First Baptist Church of Okeechobee. Following the services, the family has invited everyone to the Gathering Church for a fellowship meal. Interment at Evergreen Cemetery will be at a later date. Arrangements are by Buxton & Bass Okeechobee Funeral Home in Okeechobee. A guest book is available at www.OkeechobeeFuneralHome.com.
Published in the TC Palm on May 1, 2013