Jeanie Floyd King, Jr., 77, who resided near Caulksville, passed away Thursday, May 23, 2013 in Paris. He was born October 13, 1935 in Tyler, Tex. to the late Jeanie Floyd King, Sr. and Pauline (Allison) King Miller. He was preceded in death by his parents and step-father, George Miller.
He was a retired Tech-Rep. for Lockheed Aircraft Corporation in England. He worked on the Lockheed TR1 and the Lockheed U-2 spy planes for the United States Government, and attended the Caulksville Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
His favorite hobbies, along with his wife Doreen, were collecting rocks, camping, and enjoying the outdoors.
Graveside service was at 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 28th, at Caulksville Cemetery in Caulksville, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Paris. Officiating the service was Rev. Bill Van Meter.
He is survived by his wife, Doreen (Thompson) King; two sons, Kevin King and Kraig King, both of Houston, Tex.; three sisters, Betty Pepau of New Mexico, Pat Forehand and Virginia Reynolds, both of Tex., and three grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Wounded Warrior Project @ (877) 958-2233 or to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital @ 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105 or by phone (901) 495-3300.
To pay an online tribute, please visit www.brothertonbrothersfuneralhomes.com.