Faye I. King
Faye I. King
June 10, 1926 - Sept. 16, 2013
BOURBON — Faye I. King, 87, of Bourbon, passed away Monday, Sept. 16, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in Miller’s Merry Manor Nursing Home, Plymouth.
Faye was born June 10, 1926, at home in Bremen to Walter and Elva Berkeypile Heckaman. She was a resident of the area all of her life and a graduate of Bourbon High School. She was a member of the Bourbon First United Methodist Church. Faye retired from Miller Bearing of Bremen as a bearing inspector. She was a member of the Bourbon “Red Hat” Ladies and frequently attended the Wednesday morning ladies coffee club at the corner restaurant in Bourbon.
On Feb. 1, 1985 she married Charles King who survives. She will be greatly missed by her husband, her stepdaughter; Chris Boyer of Bourbon, and stepdaughter-in-law, Shelly King of Mentone. She is also blessed with three grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, three sisters; Bonnie Craig of Nappanee, Joyce Overmyer of Rochester, Lois “Jeannie” (Jake) Roahrig of Plymouth and her two brothers; LeRoy “Pealy” Heckaman of Bourbon and Roscoe “Pete” Heckaman of Argos.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister, Helen Montgomery, March 22, 2010, stepson Michael King in 2011 and her sister-in-law, Margery Heckaman, July 31, 2013.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 4 - 8 p.m. in the Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home, 115 S. Main St., Bourbon.
Burial will follow at a later date in Pleasant Hill Cemetery at Bourbon.
The family requests memorial contributions to: a charity of your choice in her memory.
Deaton-Clemens Funeral Home is privileged to be entrusted in arranging the services.
Condolences may be left at deatonclemensfh.com.