Transition: Don King (May 18, 1935-July 26, 2018)

Thursday, August 2, 2018

Don King, of Holiday Island, Ark. was born May 18, 1935 in New Bedford, Massachusetts to Owen and Gladys (Chace) King. He departed this life on Thursday, July 26, 2018 in Bentonville, Ark, at the age of 83 years.

Don was a member of the Elks Lodge #1042 in Holiday Island and served as the Veteranís Committee chair person. He was also a member of the American Legion Post #36, Menís Golf League in Holiday Island and St. Edward Catholic Church in Cassville, Missouri.

On November 23, 1957 he was united in marriage with Bernice (Morgan) King who survives him of the home. He is also survived by one son, Robert King and wife Bettina of Guntersville, Alabama; four daughters, Diane Golden and husband, Bronce of Vacaville, California; Debbie Waranch and husband, Frank of Joplin, Missouri; Donna Vitton and husband, Tom of Springdale, Arkansas; Kim Kimura and husband, Chris of Cardiff, California; twelve grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, loved ones and friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Owen and Gladys King; one brother; and one granddaughter.

Memorial service was at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 1, 2018 at St. Edward Catholic Church in Cassville, Missouri. Memorial donations may be made to the Veterans Committee, Elks Lodge #1042, 4 Park Cliff Dr, Holiday Island, AR 72631. Arrangements are under the direction of Nelson Funeral Service. Online condolences may be sent to the family at nelsonfuneral.com. © Nelson Funeral Service, Inc. 2018