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Obituary: Lera King, 100, Metcalfe Co., KY

She was a retired Supervisor of Metcalfe County Schools and taught Sunday School for many years at Antioch Baptist Church, Knob Lick, KY

Lera King age 100 of Knob Lick, Metcalfe Co., KY, died Friday, July 16, 2010 at NHC in Glasgow, Barren Co., KY.

Funeral services will be held 1pmCT, Monday, July 19, 2010, at Antioch Baptist Church, KY 70, Knob Lick, KY, with burial in the Pink Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5pm-8pmCT, Sunday, July 18, 2010, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East ST, Edmonton, KY and after 11amCT, Monday, July 19, 2010 at the church.

She was the daughter of the late James and Lola Mitchell King. She was a retired Supervisor of Schools of the Metcalfe County School System and taught Sunday school for many years at Antioch Baptist Church, Knob Lick KYShe is survived by the following:
  • Two nephews. Glyndon (Nancy) Steele of Center, KY, and Barry Dean (Laurie) Steele of Knob Lick, KY

  • Two nieces: Edna Mae Smith and Doris (Burt) Johnson all of Olympia, WA

  • Several great nieces and nephews
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by one brother Herbert King, two sisters, Bertha King and Mary Edna Steele.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that Memorials be made to Heart Association.

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