Obituary: Thomas J. King


Thomas J. King, 87, of Carmel, died March 7. He was born in Huron, Ind., on Aug. 29, 1931, son of Cephus and Damie Jones King.

Survivors include children, Michael (Christina) King, of Indianapolis, Kevin (Reta) King of Indianapolis, Julia (Tim) Hill of Westfield and Tommylene (Charles) Froella of Lebanon; five grandchildren, Jamie, Kate, Elyse, Christian and Patrick; and two great-grandchildren, Bailey and Riley.

Funeral services were held March 11 in Anderson Funeral Home in Gallatin, Tenn.

In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by his wife, Willene King in 2007; two brothers and two sisters.

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