Don Hugh King

Feb. 27, 2013 @ 12:21 AM

Don Hugh King, age 74 of Sevierville, passed away quietly on Sunday, February 24, 2013, surrounded by his family and friends. Don was born January 5, 1939. He was a member of Richardson’s Cove Baptist Church. He was also a member of the Pittman Center class of 1959. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was an employee of Cherokee Textile Mills for 38 years.

Don was preceded in death by his mother and father, Edith and Seldon King; and infants brothers, Johnny and Carroll.

Don is survived by his Aunt Jean McCarter, Uncle Roy McCarter; first cousins, Betty Oneal, Geneva and Murrell Parton, Mary Kate Webb, Sue McCarter, Paul Rolen and David and Debra Mullinax; and several younger cousins; special friends, Larry Carr, Lickey Hurst and Dave Huskey.

At Don’s request and in lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Caton’s Chapel /Richardson’s Cove Volunteer Fire Dept., 3109 Richardson’s Cove Road, Sevierville, TN 37876.

The family will receive friends 5-7 p.m. Thursday with funeral service to follow at 7 p.m. in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home with Rev. Ed Parton and Rev. Lee Carr officiating. Interment 10 a.m. Friday in Middle Creek Cemetery. Military honors provided by American Legion Post # 104. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville.