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Funeral Arrangements Set for Louis King

Graveside service slated for Nov. 5

Funeral arrangements now have been made for Kintronic Labs founder Louis Arthur King, who passed away at age of 94 on Nov. 1 as we reported earlier.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, Nov. 5, at 2 p.m. at Glenwood Cemetery in Bristol, Tenn., according to an obituary in the Bristol Herald Courier.

A memorial service also will be held on Saturday, Nov. 28, at 11 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Bristol. Visitation in the church is set for 9:30 – 10:45 a.m.

King was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth H. “Libby” King, on Dec. 1, 2004 following 60 years of marriage. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Katherine King Adamson.

He is survived by his daughter, Marla King Black, and husband, William Black III, and grandsons, William “Scotty” Black IV and Monty Black and his wife, Tyler, and great grandson, Mason; his son, Tom F. King, and wife, Leigh M. King, and grandchildren, Ben, Katie, Genny Lou and Joshua; and daughter, Gwen B. King; his nieces Barbara Shaw; Christine Bruce; and Claire Barrus; and his brother-in-law, John A. Weichel, Sr.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that any memorials be submitted to First Presbyterian Church, 701 Florida Ave., Bristol, TN 37620 for a church facilities upgrade campaign or to the Bristol Historical Association, 308 Seventh Street; Bristol, TN 37620 for the restoration of the E.W. King House.

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