OBIT: Bishop L. King, Jr., 49


Bishop L. King, Jr., 49, of Columbia, passed away Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011 at T.J. Samson Hospital in Glasgow after an illness.

He was born on Nov. 26, 1962 in Houston, Texas and was a truck driver and attended 3Trees.

He is survived by his father, Bishop L. King, Sr. of Oklahoma; his mother, Hazel Oakley Henderson and her husband Larry of Oklahoma; his fiance, Renee Stinson and her children, Tasha and Bethoni Stinson of Columbia; one son, Bishop L. King, III “Trey” of Oklahoma; one daughter, Brittany King of Oklahoma; one brother and two sisters, John King, Sherry Robertson and Carla Carter, all of Oklahoma; his grandmother, Sadie Oakley of Oklahoma; and his best friend, Jeff Forshee of Oklahoma.

Memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 7 at 1 p.m. at 3Trees Church in Russell County with Bro. Jason Hood officiating.

At his request, cremation has taken place.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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