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4500 Jenny Lind Road
Fort Smith, AR | 72901
700 Jefferson St.
Van Buren, AR | 72956
Eddie King
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Obituary for Eddie Lee King

Eddie L. King, 77 of Rogers, Arkansas, formerly of Fort Smith, departed this life and entered eternal rest on Monday, July 16, 2018. He was born on July 11, 1941 in Fort Smith to the late Clarence and Clara (Walton) King. He worked continuously for fifty-four years before finally retiring at the age of 73 from Rheem Manufacturing Company. He was a loving husband, father and provider who enjoyed gardening, landscaping, music and was an avid reader. He was also a faithful member of the River of Life Church in Fort Smith. He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister and four brothers.

Funeral service will be 11AM, Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Ocker Memorial Chapel in Van Buren officiated by the Reverends Phil Redding and Brad Redding. There will be no family visitation hour or graveside service.

He is survived by his wife of fifty years, Barbara of the home, two sons, DeWayne King of North Little Rock and Sterling King and wife Jessica and two sidekicks Teddy and Dexter all of Bella Vista; one brother Marvin King of Fort Smith and a host of friends and loved ones.
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