Jerry Samuel King

Rev. Jerry Samuel King

Funeral services for Rev. Jerry Samuel King, age 75, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 13, 2014 in the chapel of Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home, with Pastor Paul Roman officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgecrest Cemetery.

Rev. King died Thursday, April 10, 2014 at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.

He was born in Crockett County, TN to the late George King and Opal Ferrell King. He was a self-employed vendor and a member of Bethel Baptist Church.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, James King.

Surviving are his wife, Thelma Hilliard King of Medon, whom he married on October 4, 1958; his sons, Jerry Steven King and wife Rebecca of Covington, and Roy Darrell King and wife Cynthia of Medon; his brothers, Don O. King of Medon and Larry Gene King of California; his sister, Sue Morris and husband Jack of Covington, and his grandchildren, Ryan King, Kyan King, Joshua King, Tasha Nicholl King, Brittany Michelle King, Saskia "Sassy" King and Landon Knight.

The family requests any memorials be directed to St. Jude Children's Hospital.

Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, at the funeral home.

Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home, (731) 424-2424.

Funeral Home

Lawrence-Sorensen Funeral Home - Jackson
403 E BALTIMORE ST  Jackson, TN 38301
(731) 424-2424

Published in The Jackson Sun on Apr. 12, 2014