Our mother and memaw departed from this life on August 25, 2013. She was surrounded by family and friends. She was 89 years old and lifelong member of Liberty Grove Baptist Church. She will be greatly missed by her family, with whom she loved spending time.
Funeral services will be held today, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home and Wednesday, Aug. 28 at 10 a.m. at Liberty Grove Baptist Cemetery. Earnie Burfitt will officiate. Visitation will be today from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Dock and Docia King; sisters, Pernie Helen Gober, Trannie Jane Manasco, Eva Mae King and Betty Elaine McDonald; brothers, William Cecil King and Herman Sowell King.
She is survived by her daughters, Carolyn Osborn (Nicky) of Gardendale, Joyce Jones Caradine of Jasper, Sheila Windham (Bruce) of Jasper, and Stella Vanzant (Ken) of Jasper; grandchildren, Ginger Benson of Panama City Beach, Fla., Christi Hopper of Jasper, Darrell Hopper of Gardendale, Kim Stewart (Michael) of Jasper, Jason Windham (Erin) of Florence, Kenny Vanzant of Nauvoo, Shelli Vanzant of Jasper, Jeremy Windham (Amanda) of Prattville, and Keith Vanzant (Brittney) of Jasper; great-grandchildren, Kalyn Stewart, Colby Hopper, Riley Hopper, Hunter Vanzant, Brock Windham, Emmalee Windham, Brodie Windham and Jaden Vanzant; and brother, David Clinton King (Genell) of Nauvoo.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Liberty Grove Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.
Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5533