Wilma Sue King, age 60, passed from this life on Wednesday, October 26, 2016, at her home in Pine Knot, Kentucky.
She was born on July 26, 1956, at Jellico, Tennessee, the daughter of Maerene (Meadows) Baird and the late Renfro Baird. Besides her father, she is preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Shoopman and a granddaughter, Miley King.
Surviving family include her husband, Gary Hammons of Pine Knot, two sons: Dustin Wade King (and Michelle) of Winfield, Tennessee, Shaun King (and Ashley) of Frankfort, Kentucky, a step-son: Gary Hammons, a step-daughter: Crystal Hammons, a sister, Beverly Musgrove (and Richard) of Pine Knot, two brothers: Eddie Baird (and Brenda) of Jellico Creek, Kentucky, and Benny Baird (and Jewell) of Pine Knot, four grandchildren: Addy Sexton, Holston King Jack King, and Drew King, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Wilma was a homemaker and attended the South Pine Knot Church of God. She enjoyed listening to country music and watching Kentucky Basketball. She loved playing with her grand-babies and spending time with family. She did everything she could to see that people were happy and that they were well taken care of. May the work she has done speak for her, for a beautiful woman has a beautiful heart.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 29, 2016, in the chapel of Pine Knot Funeral Home with burial to follow at the Osborne Creek Cemetery at Strunk, Kentucky. Visitation will be Saturday from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Pine Knot Funeral Home is assisting with funeral arrangements.