Delbert Lee "Dock" King, 89 - Orma

Delbert Lee "Dock" King, 89, of Orma, West Virginia, died Wednesday, February 8, 2012, at home, after a brief illness.

He was born May 1, 1922, at Orma, a son of the late Dwight and Mary E. Parsons King. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Mabel B. Dickey King.

Dock was a retired truck driver.

Survivors include daughters and sons-in-law, Darlene and Cary White of Leroy WV, Audra and Ed Marks of Orma, and Sherry Patterson also of Orma; seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; brother, Elmer "Westfall" King of Big Bend WV.

A funeral service will be held Friday, February 10 at 11:30 a.m. in the Orma United Methodist Church, Orma, with Pastor Tom Law officiating. Burial will be in the Orma UMC Cemetery.

Friends may call Friday from 11 - 11:30 a.m. at the church.

John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements.

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