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To the King Family, Know for certain that we never lose the people we love. They continue to participate in every act, thought and decision we make. Their love leaves an indelible imprint in our memories. We find comfort in knowing that our lives have been enriched by having shared their love. With deepest and heartfelt sympathy.


Posted by: Mamie McPhaul - Pheonix, AZ   Aug 12, 2011

The Holmes-Patterson Family (Maple Ave. neighbors) extends condolences to the King Family. Words cannot express what Doc has meant to us and our community. He represented and served this community and our country with honor, dignity and grace. Colin Powell quoted; If you are going to achieve excellence in big things, you develop the habit in little matters. Excellence is not an exception, it is a prevailing attitude. Colin Powell wrote it however, General John Q Taylor King Sr. lived it to his very Core! We Salute You! Calvin & Jacque


Posted by: Calvin & Jacque Patterson-Holmes - Austin, TX   Aug 12, 2011

To the King Family, May you feel God's presence as you grieve your loss. We are thinking of you and all those that were touched by the passing of Dr. King. With deepest sympathy. Joyce Hill - DeSoto, Tx Diane Hamilton - Lubbock, TX Arlee Jackson & Family - Lubbock, Tx


Posted by: Joyce Hamilton-Hill - DeSoto, TX   Aug 12, 2011

Rest in peace. Thanks for your many contributions and to assuring that Huston-Tillotson College (University)was a quality learning and developmental institution for me and many others. HTC "70


Posted by: Raymond Lewis - Galveston, TX   Aug 12, 2011

My deepest condolences to the extended family of Lt. Gen. John Quill Taylor King. General Taylor was a great humanitarian and military leader. May you find comfort in knowing that God is to wise to make a mistake. Look to the hills and know that all of our help will come from God. Because He lives, Howard Anderson Chaplain, Colonel, TXSG (Ret)


Posted by: Dr. Howard Anderson - San Antonio, TX   Aug 12, 2011

You have our deepest sympathy.


Posted by: SinoSource International - Houston, TX   Aug 12, 2011

I would like to share my deepest condolences to the King family. Dr. King truly left a legacy for all. May God bring you comfort during this difficult time. My prayers go out to the entire family.


Posted by: Kim D. Jackson - Austin, TX   Aug 12, 2011

Please know the family is in our prayers.


Posted by: Mr. & Mrs. Harold Dilworth Jr. - Pflugerville, TX   Aug 12, 2011

Dr. King provided oversight to a DOD grant project at NASA-JSC where I was employed. He was a noble person of distinction and was revered by those of us working on the project. He leaves a lasting legacy. Your loss is the world's loss. May God keep you in the comfort of His arms in your time of bereavement.


Posted by: Sheila Henderson - Round Rock, TX   Aug 12, 2011

I came to know LTG King when was already a general officer and I was an young Army officer. He always treated me with respect and I learned much from him. Later in life I learned of his great involvement with higher education, the United Methodist Church and business. He was a giant in all his endeavors and will be truly missed for his leadership in so many fields.


Posted by: Col (ret) Ed Komandosky - Taylor, TX   Aug 12, 2011