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Kenneth E. King, 97, Morgantown

Kenneth E. King, 97, passed away Sunday evening, Oct. 21, 2012, at Indiana University Health Morgan Hospital in Martinsville. He was a resident of Morgantown.
Kenny was born Aug. 12, 1915, in Clinton County to M. Virgil and Jessie A. (Walker) King. He was a 1933 graduate of Sugar Creek Township High School in Pickard and attended Purdue University. He married Vera M. Ploughe Dec. 26, 1935, in Scircleville. She preceded him in death May 15, 2002, after 66 loving years.
Kenny served his country as a corporal with Company D 11th Infantry unit of the United States Army from 1934 to 1937, then served as an aviation ordnanceman 3rd Class with the United States Navy from 1944 to 1945. He retired in 1978 as a tool engineer for Ford Motor Company in Indianapolis after 14 years of service.
Kenny was a 50-year member of Morgantown United Methodist Church and a member of Morgantown Masonic Lodge and Order of the Eastern Star where he served as a past patron. He also was a member of Indianapolis Valley Scottish Rite, Morgan County Shrine Club and Kirklin American Legion Post. Kenny enjoyed fishing and wintering in Fort Pierce, Fla., with his wife. He was known as the “Fix-It Man.” Kenny could fix anything, from refrigeration to carpentry.
He leaves behind two daughters, Donna King and Rosella (husband, Robert) Seay, both of Morgantown; and a grandson, Kenneth C. Seay of Indianapolis. He will be remembered by his siblings, Phyllis Powell of Arizona, E. Joan Brown of Frankfort, Jewel Haskett of Zionsville and R.E. “Zeke” King of Frankfort.
Kenny was preceded in death by a son, Larry Joe King; grandson, Keith Alan Seay; three sisters and three brothers.
The Rev. Jill Howard will conduct a graveside service at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at Greenlawn Cemetery, 496 W. County Road 200 South in Frankfort with military graveside rites.
Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of Kenny to Morgantown United Methodist Church “Memorial Fund,” P.O. Box 226, Morgantown, IN 46160.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the family at www.meredith-clark.com.

 

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  • November 1
    Annual chicken noodle dinner, craft bazaar at Christiansburg church
    4 to 7 p.m. Christiansburg United Methodist Church, 7372 S. Christianburg Road
  • November 1
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 1
    Annual craft, bake sale at Helmsburg church
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St.
  • November 1
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 1
    Annual bazaar, quilt raffle, bake sale, bean dinner
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Goshen Community Church, 2798 Gatesville Road, Bean Blossom
  • November 3
    Nashville Redevelopment Commission
    4:30 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • November 4
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive at the fairgrounds
  • November 4
    Government offices CLOSED
  • November 4
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    7 to 8 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 5
    Woodworkers club
    7 p.m. Charlie Roush's Shop, 6987 Christianberg Road
  • November 5
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 6
    Gospel jam session
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East, Gnaw Bone
  • November 6
    WRAPS meetings
    7 to 9 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 6
    Salt Creek Trail Committee
    10 a.m. BC Parks & Rec. Office, 1001 Deer Run Lane
  • November 6
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    6:30 p.m. Helmsburg Elementary School, 5378 Helmsburg School Road
  • November 6
    Rotary Club
    7:15 a.m. Artists Colony Inn, 105 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 7
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 8
    Second Saturday Village Art Walk
    5 to 8 p.m. Downtown Nashville
  • November 8
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • November 8
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 8
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 11
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 11
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • November 12
    Mandatory scholarship meeting at the high school
    6:30 p.m. Brown County High School, 235 School House Lane
  • November 12
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 13
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 14
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 15
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 15
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • November 18
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 19
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • November 20
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road