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Family Funeral Care

4925 Summer Ave, Memphis, TN

OBITUARY

Wayne D. King

August 29, 1924November 5, 2019

Wayne D. King, age 95, passed away at home November 5, 2019. He was preceded in death by his beautiful wife of 56 years, Elizabeth; his son, Ronald King and his grandson, David King Bigham.

Wayne lived an honorable life through Christ's example, loving his family. He was a WWII Army veteran, an administrator at BCBS and a retiree from Memphis Shelby CO Health Dept in 1990. But his greatest achievement in life was when all three of his children earned college degrees.

He is survived by his daughter, Marilyn Whitesell (Keener); his son, Keith King; his granddaughter, Mary Bargin (Patrick), and his grandson, Daniel Bigham.

The family is grateful to Amedysis Home Care for their loving support.

Graveside services will be 10:00AM on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens,3700 North Germantown Rd., Bartlett, TN.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Forever Young Senior Veterans, PO Box 1381, Collierville TN 38017.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.FamilyFuneralMemphis.com for the King family.

  • FAMILY

  • Marilyn Whitesell (Keener), Daughter
  • Keith King, Son
  • Mary Bargin (Patrick), Granddaughter
  • Daniel Bigham, Grandson
  • He was preceded in death by his beautiful wife of 56 years, Elizabeth; his son, Ronald King and his grandson, David King Bigham.
  • DONATIONS

  • Forever Young Senior Veterans

Services

  • Graveside Service Wednesday, November 13, 2019

Memories

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Gene Holcomb

November 9, 2019

I worked with Wayne at BCBS. He was a devoted and loyal leader and was instrumental to my career.

My deepest sympathy to the family.

Gene Holcomb

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Biography

Wayne D. King, age 95, passed away at home November 5, 2019. He was preceded in death by his beautiful wife of 56 years, Elizabeth; his son, Ronald King and his grandson, David King Bigham.

Wayne lived an honorable life through Christ's example, loving his family. He was a WWII Army veteran, an administrator at BCBS and a retiree from Memphis Shelby CO Health Dept in 1990. But his greatest achievement in life was when all three of his children earned college degrees.

He is survived by his daughter, Marilyn Whitesell (Keener); his son, Keith King; his granddaughter, Mary Bargin (Patrick), and his grandson, Daniel Bigham.

The family is grateful to Amedysis Home Care for their loving support.

Graveside services will be 10:00AM on Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Memphis Funeral Home and Memorial Gardens,3700 North Germantown Rd., Bartlett, TN.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Forever Young Senior Veterans, PO Box 1381, Collierville TN 38017.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.FamilyFuneralMemphis.com for the King family.