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Obituary for Ronnie G. King

Ronnie G. King
1955 – 2024

Ronnie G. King, 68, of Grayson, KY passed away on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland. He was born April 4, 1955 in Olive Hill, KY to the late Fred and Nada Hall King. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Dennis Leslie, Estill and Fred King, Jr.; five sisters, Evelyn Newman, Carolyn Barker, Linda Huffman, Myrtle King, and Jennifer King; brother-in-law, Roland Terry.

Ronnie began working when he was 15 years old at Ralph’s grocery store. He went on to work at Ashland Oil/Marathon Oil Company for 38 years as a pipefitter, Maintenance Supervisor, and a Planner.

Ronnie was a member of the Gregoryville Christian Church since 1981. He served in many capacities over the last 40+ years including Board Member, Trustee, and Treasurer.

His most precious gifts were his children and grandchildren. They truly were the lights of his life and he was so thankful for all the wonderful trips and experience he had with them.

Ronnie is survived by his wife of 48 years, Debbie Terry King; a daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Adam Stratton; a son, Matthew King, all of Grayson; three grandsons, Parker and Peyton Fouch and Allen Stratton; granddaughter, Ava Stratton; a sister, Jewell (Roy) Littleton of Baltimore, OH; brothers-in-law, Jack Barker and Junior Huffman; sisters-in-law, Faye King, Berneice King, and Helen Terry; as well as brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Wayne and Phyllis Terry. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews, other family members and friends.

Visitation will be Thursday, February 22, 2024 from 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. and at the funeral home before the service on Friday.

Funeral services will be Friday, February 23, 2024 at 1:00 p.m. at the Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson, officiated by Ron Arnett, Jason McGlone, and Mickie Callihan . Burial will follow in the Cribbs Hill Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be his grandsons, Parker, Peyton, and Allen; his nephews, Danny, Charles, and Charlie Terry, Jeff Littleton, Jason and Jarrod Huffman.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to the Gregoryville Christian Church, P.O. Box 382, Grayson, KY 41143.

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