Eldon Dee King, 79, of Tuscumbia died on June 26, 2014. Visitation will be Sunday, June 29, 2014, from 1pm – 3pm at Morrison Funeral Home, Tuscumbia. The funeral service will follow at 3pm in the funeral home chapel with Bro. A. G. Sharp and Bro. Hollis Rutherford officiating. The interment will be at Guy Cemetery.
Mr. King was a member of Little Bear Creek Baptist Church, where he served as a retired deacon, also, he was a retired sales clerk of the Colbert Farmers Co – Op. He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Clintell King; brother, Elmer King; sister, Ellen Y. Claunch.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Nina M. King; sons, James A. King (Connie Jo), Roy E. King (Cindy); daughter, Stella Kay Inman (Marty); sister – in – law, Callie King; grandchildren, Michael Inman (Tracie), Jamie King, Jonathan King, Jody King (Elizabeth), Whitney Bennett (James), Jarin Norton; 2 great–grandchildren; 1 great–great–grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Michael Inman, Jamie King, Jonathan King, Jody King, Jarin Norton, James Bennett, Ricky King and Roger Brown.