Denver Anthony King, age 86, passed away peacefully on Tuesday October 13, 2020. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Janet Cantrell King. Loving father of Allen King (Fiance Antoinette Mittelsteadt) and Kama King of Canyon Country, CA. He is also survived by his adopted grandchildren, Lillyrose, Sarah, Katie and David Corley and his great grandchildren Hunter and Willow Corley. Brother of Betty Elkins of Springfield, MO, Bob King (Miriam) of Clermont, FL. Brother-in-law of Jean Bowling of Ripley, WV, Diane Dolan (John) of Spencer, WV, Dreama Kessler (David) of Forrest, VA, Linda King of Lynchburg, VA, Gary Sizemore (Ann) of Dayton, OH , Daris Baker of Ashford, WV and Charles Kearns of Hurricane, WV. He is preceded in death by his parents Judy King Thompson and Arvel King and his brothers Dennie, Donald King and sister Violet King Barker. His is also survived by numerous loving nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Denver was a veteran of the Army Security Agency, a coach of the Victorious Mimosa Mustangs! He bowled on the St. Charles Parish Bowling League, was a member of RSVP in Luling, La. He loved camping, a member of the FCRV Bayou Retirees Club, the Pelican Ramblers. He was very active in his church, The New Life Community Church in Luling, La. An avid Saints Fan, WVU Mountaineers football team and LSU Tigers football team. He will be missed by many and was loved very much by all who knew or met him. Happy Journey, we love you.
The family will hold a memorial service Saturday, October 24, to be held at New Life Community Church 134 Lakewood Drive, Luling, La. 70070. Visitation from 10am -11am. Service at 11am. Online condolences available at www.westsideleitzeagan.com