Interment will follow at Bartons Creek Cemetery. Visitation Monday after 10 a.m. at Ligon & Bobo.
Mr. King, 89 of Lebanon, passed away Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at University Medical Center.
Born February 28, 1924, in Trousdale County, he is the son of the late William Mose and Leola Gilmore King.
He was a member of Bartons Creek Baptist Church and retired from the City of Lebanon Fire Department with 25 years of service.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Lorene Lane King on Sept. 16, 1998; granddaughter, Kendra Lorene Shively; sisters Ethel Mazier, Virginia Johnson, Lucille Lehew, Aline Williams, and Lina Mae Ligon; and three brothers, Lon, Doverd, and Robert King.
Survivors include: son Jerry W. (Resa Mathis) King of Lebanon; great grandchildren Aaron & Shelby Shively; and sister Edna Tomlinson of Lebanon.
Arrangments are in the care of LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME, Lebanon.