atokahood has been a Family Tree Circles member since Sep 2008. is researching the following names: KINGS, KING.
Jamuary 30, 1897, Celia Mae Harriosn King caught her dress on fire-ran out into the yard and then died that night. Her husband, George Washington King lived until 1918. Their son, my Grandfather William Monroe King died in 1935 at my mother's house. She had married Bratton Cecil Davis and they had one child Wilma Lee Davis (Johnson),when Will King died.I never knew him.
The next death that I remember was when I was about 5-6 years of age, when my mother Marie King Davis' brother Arnold Lee King got killed while workin on the railroad. He was married to Ruby Steele, and left three children, Lorraine, Arthur and Sharon. We called Arthur "Brother, and called Lorraine "Rainey." Brother died with cancer. Lorraine and Sharon live in Rock Hill, SC. I visited Sharon last month-Sept. 2009.
In October of 1967, William Hugh King, my uncle, and Annie Lee Foster King, my grandmother, wife of Will King, passed away three days apart.
Next was Clement Spurgeon King, in the early 1980's. We lost Pauline King Thatcher-then Dye, who was Ernestine's twin in the 1990's. Myrtle Ruth King Sizemore-then Minter died in 1998.
Marie King Davis, my mother passed Dec. 26, 2004. My only brother, Edward Delane Davis, passed away Feb. 16, 2006.
Ernestine King Stewart passed away this year 2009.
Anne Marie Davis-daughter of Marie King Davis, married Dwayne arnold Hood 3-21-1959. Our children are Robyn (Bray)-Jeanne (Smith) and Philip Hood. Dwayne Kent was born 12-25-1973--operated on twice and died 12-27-1973.
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