was born October 4, 1935 to the late James A and Susie Bell King and passed away May 11, 2018. He confesses Christ as his Lord and Savior at an early age at Clark Chapel MB Church. He graduated from Meridian Street High School class of 1953 and attended Okolona Community College where he received a Basketball Scholarship. Charles was employed at Youngstown Sheet and Tube Steel Mill and LTV Steel as a BOF Heater and retired after 45 years of service. Preceded in death by wife Christine King, grandparents, parents, brother Dan Wallace, sister, Christine Clark; sons-in-law Darryl (Dubie) Evans, and Duane Gardner; and daughter, Aletha Price. He leaves to cherish his memories children Dorothy King-Bray, Barbara (Frank) Jefferson, Terry (Teresa) King, Kayekethia Evans, Danielle Gardner, Ladwana King and Nicole King,10 grandchildren,7great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Visitation Friday May 18, 2018 from 12-8:00p.m.with Family hour from 7-8:00p.m. Funeral Service Saturday May 19, 2018 at 11:00a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park.
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Published in Post-Tribune on May 17, 2018.