McMinnville resident and Marion County native Jewell Dean Floyd King, 71, was born July 9, 1939 and died May 13 at NHC Healthcare McMinnville following an extended illness.
A self-employed nursery worker, she was the daughter of the late Grover C. and Anna May Nunley Floyd. She was married to J.C. King, who preceded her in death June 29, 2005. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, William, Preston and Jr. Floyd and sister, Elsie Anderson.
She is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, James Calvin and Jane King Jr., Bobby Joe and Carla King, and Randy William and Shelah King, all of McMinnville; daughter, Beverly Annette King of McMinnville; six grandchildren, Christy, Chad, Chelsea, and Kailea King, Sean Parton and Hunter Green; two great-grandchildren, Eli King and Peyton Aughinbaugh; two brothers and sister-in-law, Sherman Floyd of McMinnville and Richard and Carol Floyd of Monticello, Ky.; sister and brother-in-law, Pauline and Clyde Judkins of McMinnville; several nieces, nephews and special friends, Joe Boyd and family.
Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at High’s Chapel with Daniel Campbell officiating. Burial will follow at Gardens of Memory. Visitation will be held today from noon to 9 p.m., and Monday from 9 a.m. until time of service at High’s.
High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 15, 2011