Ressie Murrell King, 96 - Orma

Ressie Murrell King, 96, of Orma, West Virginia, died April 15, 2008 at Miletree Health Care Center in Spencer, WV.

She was born April 12, 1912 in Orma, a daughter of the late William and Emma Bailey Allen. She was homemaker and enjoyed gardening and yard work.

She is survived by her husband, Edward Blaine King; one son, Willard Ray White of Parkersburg, WV; two sisters, Ethel Waldek and Chloe Cover, both of Columbus, Ohio; one brother, Blake Allen of Mason, WV; one half brother, Roger Allen of Grantsville, WV; two step children, Debra Sinclair and Kenneth King both of Fairmont, WV; and two grandchildren, David and Kevin White.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Alton White; one brother, Rex; three sisters, Nell, Juanita and Ann; and one half brother, Lowell B. Allen.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 18 at Taylor-Vandale Funeral Home, Spencer with Rev. Carl Marks officiating. Burial will be in the Minnora Cemetery.

Visitation is two hours prior to the service at the funeral home.