The Richmond Register

October 17, 2012

Joyce King, 78


Lakes Funeral Home

BEREA — Joyce Marie Hamilton King, 78, of Opossum Kingdom Rd., passed away Sunday Oct. 14, 2012 in Lexington.

She was born in Berea to the late Rev. William J. Hamilton Sr. and China Mae Powell Hamilton. She loved flowers and antiquing with her husband.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers Bill Hamilton Jr. and Bobby Hamilton.

She is survived by her loving husband Virgil King, one daughter Brenda Upton and her husband James, one granddaughter Ashley Upton, one brother Richard Lee Hamilton and two sisters Dolly Herndon and Peggy Bicknell.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday Oct. 18, 2012 at Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Kenny Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6-9 p.m. at Lakes Funeral Home.

Active pallbearers will be Glyndon Williams, Jere Turner, Craig Jefferson, Gus Gerrassimides, Marvin Jenkins and Harold Rowlette.  Honorary bearers will be Jeanette Rowlette, Nora Ruth Jenkins, Fern Botkin, Beulah Williams, Edna Fay Cornelison, Glen Gentry, Tim Gentry, Jim Mawyer and Christopher Jenkins.

Condolences may be left at www.lakesfuneralhome.com