Obituary: Charles E. King

August 28, 1933 – July 17, 2020

Charles E. King, 86, of Guthrie, Oklahoma, passed away Friday, July 17, 2020, at 9:03 p.m. at his niece’s home in Guthrie, Oklahoma.

Born on August 28, 1933, in Mitchell, he was the son of Albert King, Sr. and Myrtle (Radcliff) King.

Charles retired from the U. S. Army and loved golf, races, and fishing with his father.

Survivors include his son, Mark Brower of Huntington, Alabama; sister, Betty (King) Tow of Mitchell; cousin, Gene Davis of  Indianapolis; six grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

His parents; son, Blain King of Shoals; daughter, Cindy Brower of Huntington, Alabama,  grandson, Kody Brower of Huntington, Alabama; brothers, Albert King, Jr. of Martinez, Georgia, James E. King of Mitchell, Norman E. King of Mitchell, and Jackie L. King of Mitchell; sisters, Mary S. King of Mitchell, Dorothy L. Green of Mitchell, and Nellie M. Mann of Guthrie, Oklahoma; nephews, James M. Tow, Sr. of Mitchell and Allen Albertson of Guthrie, Oklahoma; niece, Shirley Anderson of Bloomington; and great nephews, Jeremy W. Steele of Mitchell and Britain Holt of  Mitchell, preceded him in death.

A Celebration of Life will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 18, at American Legion Post No. 250.  Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

A luncheon will follow at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

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