Betty Hayes King, a resident of Pinckard, died Tuesday morning, July 10, 2012, in the Extendicare Health & Rehabilitation Center in Dothan. She was 90.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 P.M. Sunday, July 15, 2012, in the Pinckard Baptist Church with Reverend Roger Stone officiating. Burial will follow in the Pinckard Memorial Cemetery. Holman-Headland Mortuary is in charge of funeral arrangements. The family will receive friends from 1:30 until 2:30 P.M. Sunday in the church sanctuary.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Pinckard Baptist Church, P.O. Box 188, Pinckard, AL. 36371.
Miss King was a lifelong resident of Pinckard, daughter of the late Charles Watson King, Sr. and Flossie Estelle Hayes King. She was a member of the Pinckard Baptist Church. Miss King was retired from U. S. Civil Service at Fort Rucker as a secretary in the U. S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory. She was preceded in death by a sister, C. Helen King Myers and two brothers, Phillip Douglas King and Charles Watson (Buddy) King, Jr.
Surviving relatives include a sister-in-law, Maxine Harrison King, Dothan; nieces, Celeste King Conner (Chuck), Dothan; Starla King Spencer (Steve), Auburn; Angie King Anderson, Cary, N.C.; Carol Myers Shankel (Wayne), Gaithersburg, MD; nephews, Byron R. Myers (Elizabeth), Gaithersburg, MD; and Charles Watson (Chuck) King, III, Atlanta; several cousins including a special cousin, Amanda McCoy, Birmingham.