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Sulligent, AL – Mr. R. J. King, age 93 of Sulligent, Alabama, passed away March 17, 2014 from the Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Alabama. Funeral service will be held Thursday March 20, 2014 at 2:00 P.M. from the Kingsville Church of Christ, with burial in the adjoining cemetery. Mr. Matt Thigpen and Mr. W. T. Allison officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday March 19, 2014 from 6 – 8 P.M. He will lie in state from 1 until service time.

Pallbearers: Todd Hudson, Rodney Franks, Rickey King, Randall Cantrell, Eric Cantrell, Hershel Ray King, Keith King and Roger King

R. J. was born, December 4, 1920 in Lamar Co. AL to the late Marvin and Annie Holloway King. R.J. was a former school teacher, worked as an probation officer for Lamar, Fayette and Pickens County. DHR in Marion County. He attended Mississippi State University, University of Alabama, Florence State and Auburn University. He was a church member of Sulligent Church of Christ. He enjoyed gardening, fishing and was an avid Auburn Fan.

Survived by:
2 Sisters: Gaythel Prothro of Sulligent and Mavoline (Rex) Dalton of Detroit
Several nieces and nephews

Preceded in death by: Parents: Marvin and Annie Halloway King,
Wife: Pauline Pugh
Brother: Raymond, Leamon (Bob), and Webster King
2 Sisters: Geraldine Real and Christeen Sledge.

*Source: Otts Funeral Home, Sulligent, AL.

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