CHARLES DEWEY KING Thursday, February 6, 1941 - Thursday, July 6, 2017
Charles Dewey King, Hurley, Mo passed from this life on July 6th, 2017, at the age of 76, to begin a new adventure in heaven. He was the son of Dewey King and Jewell (Essary) King, and was born February 6, 1941 in Neosho, MO. He was united in marriage to Hope King on September 1, 2007. God blessed this union with four children.
Charlie worked at many different jobs in his lifetime, but retired after owning his own Septic tank business for several years. Everyone that knew him would tell you that he worked nonstop all of his waking hours. After retirement Charlie enjoyed traveling, gardening, fishing, camping and spending time with his family. Charlie attended Hurley Baptist Church where he served as a faithful Trustee.
In addition to his parents and stepdad, Leonard Walker, he was preceded in death by his wife, Marge, the mother his first four children, a brother, Carroll Dean King, a granddaughter, Brandee Scott, and two step brothers, Bob and Kenneth Walker.
Charlie is survived by his best friend/wife Hope King, six sons and three daughters, Toby, Jody (Tammy), Mike (Robin), Shawn, Dominic, and Conner King, Kelly Sallee (Scott), Mikala Pilla (Kyle), and Jerricah King. He is also survived by a brother Joe Walker (Judy), a sister Peggy Lane (David), his six grandchildren, Brooke, Lindsey, Sterling, Nikki, Samantha and Carter, and two great grandsons, Dakota and Kody, and a great granddaughter, Hailey, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Visitation is Tuesday, July 11, 6-8 p.m. at Meadors Funeral Home in Clever, MO. Funeral is Wednesday, July 12, at 11:00 a.m. at Hurley Baptist Church, Hurley, MO. Burial will follow at West Rose Hill Cemetery, Billings, MO.
In lieu of flowers, an education fund has been set up. Donations may be made to “the benefit fund for the King Children” in care of Kelly Sallee, at the Mid Missouri Bank in Republic.
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