Funeral services for James King, age 84 of Fayetteville, will be conducted Saturday October 31, 2015 at 10am at the Brogan Avenue Baptist Church with Bro. James Barnes officiating. Burial will follow in Cedar Hills Memorial Gardens. Mr. King passed away Wednesday October 28, 2015 at his residence.
He was a native of Atlanta, GA and the son of James King. Mr. King worked for Tom’s in Nashville as a security guard and was a veteran of the U. S. Army serving in Korea, where he was wounded in action. As a result, he received a Purple Heart.
Survivors include his adopted son James Roberts of Fayetteville, one step-granddaughter Traci (Dale) Jordan of Fayetteville, and one sister. Mr. King was preceded in death by three sisters, two brothers, and lifelong friend of 51 years Ruby King.
There will be no visitation prior to services.
Higgins Funeral Home is assisting the family of James King.