Maggie Ruth Norris King, of Burkesville, Kentucky, passed away on Thursday, March 29, 2018 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, Kentucky, having attained the age of 91 years, 4 months, and 9 days. She was born in Cumberland County, Kentucky on Saturday, November 20, 1926, the daughter of the late Jim and Mary Scott Norris. She was a member of the Dutch Creek United Methodist Church and a homemaker.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Douglas King, her sisters, Robbie Garmon and Grace Wright.
She is survived by her husband, Floyd King of Burkesville, whom she wed on Sunday, February 9, 1947, her children, Ernie (Marilyn) King of Bowling Green, Jimmy (Karen) King of Burkesville, Patty (David) Shaw of Lexington, grandchildren, John (Lora) King, Connie (Robert) Vincent, Adam (Rebecca) King, Amanda (Dustin) Hammock, Kevin King, Ben (Michelle) King, great grandchildren, Liam King, Avery Vincent, Annelise Vincent, Declan King, Berkeley King, Finley King, Cora Hammock, Nolan Hammock, Lacy King, Everleigh King.
The funeral service was conducted on Saturday, March 31, 2018, in The Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Bro. James Smith officiating and an eulogy and a poem shared by her granddaughter, Connie Vincent. Burial was in the Dutch Creek Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky. Casket Bearers were John King, Adam King, Ben King, Avery Vincent, Dustin Hammock and Kevin King.
In lieu of flowers contributions appreciated to Dutch Creek Cemetery Fund c/o Libby Anderson 1018 Dutch Creek Road, Burkesville, Kentucky 42717.
Norris-New Funeral Home was honored to be in charge of all the arrangements. Online condolences at www.norris-new.com.