Mr. Dennis "Leslie" King, age 81, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Sunday evening, October 15, 2017, at St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead, Kentucky.
He was born December 6, 1935, in Carter County, Kentucky, a son of the late Fred and Nada Hall King.
Leslie was of the Protestant faith and retired from A.O. Smith in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky. He enjoyed working and cleaning on his car, working in his yard and spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Estill King and two sisters, Carolyn Barker and Evelyn King.
Leslie is survived by his wife of 57 years, Herma Faye Duncan King; one son, Scott King of Olive Hill, Kentucky; two brothers, Ronnie King (Debbie) and Fred King Jr. all of Grayson, Kentucky; and two sisters, Linda Huffman (Junior) of Grayson, Kentucky and Jewell Littleton (Roy) of Columbus, Ohio. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be held at 12 noon, Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky with Brother Todd Frazier and Brother Monroe Craig officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Carter County, Kentucky.
Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, October 17, 2017 and after 9 a.m. on Wednesday, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.
Published on October 17, 2017