Gary Allen (Pops) King, departed this life on August 23, 2014 in Selmer, Tennessee at the age of 60 Years, 10 Months, 4 Days.
Mr. King was a self-employed auto body repairman. He was born October 19, 1953 in Charleston, WV the son of the late Vernon and Opal Counts King.
He is survived by a daughter, Lisa Ladawn (King) Flaitz and husband John of Pleasant City, OH; a son, Gary Lee King of Alliance, OH; two grandsons, John Ryan Flaitz, Jason Flaitz; his life partner, Diana Flaitz of Selmer, TN; two sisters, Joyce Marie Bragg and husband Jake of Cleveland, OH, Juanita Amos and husband Roger of Ravenna, OH; a brother, Thomas Edward King and wife Barbara of Cleveland, OH.
In addition to his parents, Mr. King was preceded in death by a sister, Kathy Burgess; a brother, Vernon Lee King.
Mr. King was cremated.
(Shackelford Funeral Directors 731-645-3481, RC 8-28-14)