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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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  • December 19
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • December 19
    Christmas sing-along at The Playhouse
    7:30 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 19
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 19
    Live hip hop music at dance barn
    7 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West