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John David (J.D.) King, Burkesville, KY (1926-2015)

He was an alumni of Tennessee Technological University, and was employed by the Farmers Home Administration from 1968 until his retirement in 1986. He was a native of Clay County, TN, and a resident of Cumberland County, KY, at the time of his death. He was the son of the late Wayne Roy and Clio Ford King, and the widower of Barbara Jean Norris King. He leaves 20 direct living descendants.
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John David (J.D.) King age 88 of Burkesville, Kentucky passed away on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at Cumberland County Hospital.

Funeral Service will be Saturday, June 13, 2015 at 2pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with Bro. Tim Struthers officiating. Burial will be in Marrowbone Cemetery. The family requests visitation 2pm-9pmCT on Friday, June 12, 2015, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.

John David (J.D.) King, 88, Burkesville, KY (1926-2015)

J.D. was born on September 10, 1926 in Clay County, Tennessee to the late Wayne Roy and Clio Ford King. He died Wednesday, June 10, 2015, in Burkesville, Cumberland County, KY, at the age of 88 years, nine months.

He was an alumni of Tennessee Technological University, and was employed by the Farmers Home Administration from 1968 until his retirement in 1986.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Jean Norris King, three brothers, Fred King, Loys King, and Clyde King; two sisters, Olene Upchurch and Ailene Strong; and his son-in-law, Mike Glidewell.

Survivors include:
  • Two daughters: Beverly King of Mt. Vernon, KY; and Kim King of Burkesville, KY

  • One son: Mark King of Burkesville, KY

  • Two sisters: Martha Lee Brown of Cookeville, TN, and Inell Hicks of Rock Hills, SC

  • Eight grandchildren: Kelly Hughes, Ben Mings, Johanna King, Nikki Anderson, David Harris, Ethan Glidewell, Alanna Bagwell, and Emily Glidewell.

  • Nine great grandchildren

  • and a host of other relatives and friends
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Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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