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OFFICIAL OBITUARY FOR

John Shelton King

October 26, 2020

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John Shelton King, 93, of Statesville, passed away, Monday, October 26, 2020 at his home.

Mr. King was born August 21, 1927 in Iredell County and was the son of the late John S. King, Sr. and Sadie Greenwood King. He was a graduate of Central High School and was married to the late Luella Plyler King, who passed away in November 2015. He served honorably in the US Navy during World War II and was retired from Southern Bell. He was a member of Wesley Memorial United Methodist...

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Christopher Gemes and family

October 31, 2020 6:57 AM

You lived your life as we all should....with integrity. Thank you. Rest In Peace and enjoy eternity in heaven.
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Susan Davidson

November 14, 2020 7:07 PM

Dear King family, We can only say that because you’re so important to us, we are so sorry to hear about John. Your sorrow touches us deeply. And we want you to know that we care much more than we could ever find words to tell you! Tommy, we're so sorry to hear this. You and Your family are in our thoughts and prayers and may God give you peace, comfort and strength thru the coming days. In Christ love, Bobby (Robert), Susan, James, & “Elizabeth” Davidson (WABC)

Chris Gemes

October 31, 2020 7:16 AM

The world lost a great man but now the heavens have him. Rest In Peace papa John. Have fun camping and exploring glory with nana.
Chris Gemes

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Grace Tucker

October 28, 2020 7:49 PM

Sorry to hear of John's death. My late husband and I worked with John in the scouting program many years ago. My sincere condolence to the family

Rob, Nancy and Blake Pride

October 28, 2020 1:10 PM

Thinking of you all and prayers being sent. All of our love being sent from Nebraska.

Rob, Nancy and Blake Pride

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