Ronald Dean “Ronnie” King, age 67, passed away Thursday, July 14, 2016, in Helenwood, Tennessee.
Born January 3, 1949, he was the son of the late Chester and Gladys (Davis) King. Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Kacey King, three sons: James King, Gary King and Michael King, three brothers: Don King, Arnold King and James “Gene” King and three sisters: Sandra Sue Chitwood, Shirley Chambers and Patsy Worley.
Surviving family include a son: Ronald King of Helenwood, Tennessee, two daughters: Ashley Faith King of Helenwood, Laura Shae King of Oneida, Tennessee, the mother of his children: Sheila King, three brothers: Charles (and Imogene) King, Lynn (and Darla) King of Pine Knot, and Denvil King of Strunk, Kentucky, and four sisters; Kathy (and Richard) Crabtree of Winfield, Tennessee, Patricia (and Wilburn) Heath of Winfield, Gail (and Roger) King of Pine Knot, and Gwenna (and Anthony) Byrd of Winfield.
He has five grandchildren: Casey, China, Avie and Jada King and Kendyl Stanley, and five great grandchildren: Railey, Lily, Rue, Ariston and Ethan.
Ronnie was a logger by trade and really enjoyed being in the woods. He was a member of the Mt. Pleasant United Baptist Church and he enjoyed watching westerns.
Funeral services: 3:00 p.m., Monday, July 18, 2016 at Pine Knot Funeral Home
Burial at the Silerville Cemetery
Visitation: 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Sunday, July 17 at the funeral home