July 12, 2004

Fred L. King Jr.

Fred L. King Jr., 69, of McDonough, died Friday, July 9, 2004, at the home of his daughter.

King was born May 14, 1935, in Lancaster, S.C., to the late Fred L. King Sr. and the late Beulah Mae Faile King. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Mae Fortune King in 2003 and by sons, Robert L. King and Paul L. King. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a retired truck driver with the Teamsters.

Survivors include his daughter Paula M. King of Covington and a sister, Shirley Faulkenberry of Lancaster, S.C.

Funeral services were held Sunday, July 11, 2004, in the chapel of Haisten Funeral Home. Interment followed in Resthaven Cemetery in Decatur.

Haisten Funeral Home of McDonough, (770) 914-8833, is handling arrangements.