Ben Raymond King

Ben Raymond King

Male 1944 - 2009  (64 years)

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  • Name Ben Raymond King 
    Born 01 Feb 1944  Sevier County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 10 Jan 2009  Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 14 Jan 2009  Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens, Sevier County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I16066  Larry and Carole King Murray Tree
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 

    Father Raymond Lawrence King,   b. 03 Aug 1916, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 01 Jun 1976, Knox County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Bessie Mae Carr,   b. 09 Mar 1919, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1999, Sevier County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Family ID F11308  Group Sheet

    Family Carolyn Whaley 
    Children 
     1. Beth King
     2. Barbara King
     3. Belinda King
    Last Modified 16 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F14127  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • ''Ben'' Raymond King February 01, 1944 - January 10, 2009 Birthplace: Sevier County Resided In: Sevierville Tennessee USA Visitation: January 13, 2009 Service: January 14, 2009 Cemetery: Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens "Ben" Raymond King, a loving husband, father and Papaw, a good man went to be with his Lord, January 10, 2009. He was 64 years old. He grew up in King Hollow and graduated from Pitman Center High School. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Raymond and Bessie Mae King and brothers, Homer, Tommy, and Bob King. He retired from the Tennessee Department of Transportation with 40 plus years of service. He farmed and developed properties in Sevier County. He was a regular part of Dunn s Market. He was a friend to many and always shared what he had. He was a member of Laurel Branch Baptist Church. He leaves behind his wife of 45 years Carolyn Whaley King; his daughters, Barbara and her husband Rob Tinker, Belinda and her husband Mike Tinker, and Beth and her husband Matt Penland. His grandchildren, Lacee, Benton, Blair, Macee, Campbell, and Cybil. His sister and brother, Stella Caughron and her husband Harold and Johnny D. King and wife Karen and Judy King. His mother and father-in-law Maude and Zenith Whaley, Brothers and sisters-in-law Lonnie and Blanche Hartsell, Sammy and Mary Whaley, Robert and Janie Edwards and Roy and Brenda Whaley. His nieces and nephews are Beverly Smith, Christy King, John-David King , Thomas Paul King, Joy Braden, Earl Hartsell, Steve Whaley, Andrea Daust, and Adam Merritt. He leaves behind many friends and special friend Herb Blalock. Funeral service 10 AM Wednesday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Scott Andrews, Rev. Melvin Carr and Rev. Bob Walden officiating. Interment will follow in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens. Memorial gifts may be made to the First Baptist Church of Sevierville Television Ministry, 317 Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862. The family will receive friends 5 8 PM Tuesday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)