Elsie Lucille Strunk King, 89, of Winfield, passed away April 25, 2014, at Oneida Nursing and Rehab Center in Oneida.

Born in Scott County, October 27, 1924, she was preceded in death by her parents: Ray Strunk and Lucretia (Strunk) Blevins, and Rev. Wheeler Blevins, who raised her as his own; son, Charles David King; sister, Edith Duncan; brothers, Lloyd and Floyd Strunk; and in-laws: Foster and Rosa King, and Ken Creekmore.

She was a member of Pine Grove Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 70 years, Marshall King of Winfield; daughters: Marsha Lynn Creekmore, and Elaine (Charlie) Koger; granddaughter, Denise Miller;  great-grandchildren, Ashley and Wesley Cross; great-great-grandchildren, Gracie and Maddox; step-grandson, Kenny Creekmore; and several nieces, nephews, and many other relatives.

Funeral service was conducted April 27, in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Goad and Bro. Keven Jeffers officiating. Music was provided by Bro. Charles Goad, Gayle Bridges, Justin Wright, and Tammy Wright. Graveside service was conducted April 28, at Chitwood Cemetery.

Arrangements by Jones & Son Funeral Home.

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