Ellen King

Published 12:00 am Friday, December 3, 2010

FAYETTE — Services for Ellen B. King, 70, of Fayette, who died Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at Natchez Regional Medical Center, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Jefferson County High School.

Burial will follow at Hickory Block/Bell Hill Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home in Bude.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time Saturday at the school.

Mrs. King was born June 29, 1940, in Birmingham, Ala., the daughter of Judge and Luvenia Taylor Clemons.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas King; her parents; and two brothers, Samuel Clemons and Issac Clemons.

Survivors include five loving and devoted children, Frank Grant Jr. of Vicksburg, Christopher Grant of Fayette, Aaron Grant and wife, Margaret, of Junction City, Kan., Regina Tenner and husband, Wendell, of Roxie and Shawn T. King and wife, Cynthia, of Natchez; two sisters, Virginia Hall of New York and Paula Royster of Ohio; two brothers, Jimmy Clemons and wife, Vermella, of Olive Branch and Albert Taylor and wife, Marjorie, of Atlanta; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two special friends, Odessa Winfield of Chicago and Ruth Colenburg of Fayette; and a number of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.