Zelda King

Friday, May 22, 2015

Zelda King, 93, of Conway, formerly of Manila, the widow of Clifford Leon King, died Monday, May 18, 2015, at the Conway Regional Medical Center. Born in Luxora, she was the daughter of the late Edgar H. and Viola McDonald and was a 1939 graduate of Manila High School. She was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church in Manila and later moved her membership to Shiloh United Methodist Church in Paragould.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by two infant brothers and two sisters.

Survivors include two sons, Gary King and wife Sheila of Albuquerque, N.M., and Rodney King and wife Kathy of Conway. She also leaves three grandchildren and several great and great-great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were 2 p.m. Thursday at the Manila Cemetery with Rev. Jerry Pentecost officiating. Burial was under the direction of Howard Funeral Service. The family received visitors from 1 p.m. until service at the funeral home.

Online registry: www.howardfuneralservice.com