James C. King
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James C. King, 87, went to heaven on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at home after a short illness. He retired from the U. S. Army in 1971and then worked as a NASA Security Guard for 33 years. James leaves behind his wife of 62 years, Edith B. King who he married in Bremerhaven, Germany while stationed there with the U. S. Army in 1957. He also leaves behind his favorite niece, Ute Lovell, who he thought of as his own daughter. A graveside service with military honors will be held Thursday, August 16, 1:00 PM at Hampton Veterans Memorial Gardens, 155 Butler Farm Rd., Hampton led by Pastor Jame` Bolds. Claytor Rollins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions be made to the Poquoson Fire Dept., P. O. Box 2404, Poquoson, VA 23662. The family would like to thank Heartland Nurses for taking good care of Mr. King. Online condolences to claytorrollins.com . Bis wir uns wiedersehen.

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Published in Daily Press on Aug. 15, 2018.
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August 26, 2018
May you find comfort, peace, and strength in your memories. With Sympathy ,Elizabeth Dixon Holt
Elizabeth Dixon Holt
August 15, 2018
Dear Miss Edith & Ute,
I was so very sorry to hear of Mr. James passing! I lived next door to you as a child and he was always kind to me. You will be in my thoughts and heart!
Robin Kay (Parks) Diemont
Robin Diemont
August 15, 2018
Onkel Jimmy Du warst der Beste
Danke das Du meine Tante Edith so geliebt hast.Ich werde Dich nie vergessen
Ute Lovell
August 15, 2018
Onkel Jimmy du warst der Beste
Danke das Du meine Tante Edith so geliebt hast
Ich werde Dich nie vergessen
Ute Lovell
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