King Eric King, 33, of Grove City, OH, passed away on Tuesday, September 24, 2013. He was born on June 9, 1980, in Bowling Green, OH to Dan and Diane (Bassett) King and they survive in Franklin, NC. Eric is also survived by his son, David of Troy, OH; his brother, Kyle King of Columbus, OH; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his step-sister Chrissy King, his maternal grandparents Cecil, Jr. and Oletha Bassett, and his paternal grandparents George and Shirley King. Eric was a 1999 graduate of Troy High School. He has previously worked at Zanzis Pizza in Grove City, OH. He loved country music, fishing, Ohio State Football and the Green Bay Packers. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, September 27, 2013, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore, with his uncle, Pastor James M. Curtis officiating. Burial will be in McComb Union Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME. Memorial contributions may be made to the Honor Flight of Northwest Ohio. Online condolences may be made at www.coldrencrates.com.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Sept. 26, 2013
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