Cecil Marion King
Cecil Marion King
  • April 29, 1923 - December 13, 2017
  • Charleston, West Virginia

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Cecil Marion King Jr., 94, of Cross Lanes passed away December 13, 2017 at Hubbard Hospice House after a short illness.

Marion retired from DuPont with 33 years service. He was a WWII Army Veteran, and was a member of the American Legion. Marion was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil Marion King Sr. and Sarah Jane Simpkins King; brothers, Wayne and Jimmy King.

Left to cherish his memory are loving wife of 72 years, Opal Lucille Martin King; children, Patricia Hill of Cross Lanes, Mary Hunter (Ike) of Charleston, Larry King (Janice) of Saint Albans; brothers, Paul, Carl, Charles, and Arthur King; sisters, Audrey, Barbara, and Anita; grandchildren, Rebekah, Jennifer, Amanda, and Jonathan; great-grandchildren, Casey, Sierra, Jayden, Elise, Jacob, Ali, Josiah, and Parker; great-great-granddaughter, Ava; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Service will be at 1:00pm Saturday, December 16, 2017 at Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens, Chapel of Peace, 5233 Rocky Fork Road, Cross Lanes, WV 25313 with Pastor Joel Harpold officiating. Burial will follow in Tyler Mountain Memory Gardens.

A gathering of family and friends will begin at 11:00am in the Chapel of Peace on Saturday.

In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to: Kanawha HospiceCare, 1606 Kanawha Blvd W., Charleston, WV 25387.

Condolences may be sent by visiting www.tylermountainfuneralhome.com.