Jason Patrick King of Winder, Georgia, formerly of Pine Knot, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2016, at the North East Medical Center in Gainesville, Georgia. He was 40 years, 8 months and 10 days old.
He was born in Somerset, Kentucky, on October 23, 1975, the son of T.J. King and Fayrene (Kidd) King Sharpton. He is preceded in death by his father, T.J. King, and a sister, Debbie Canada.
He is survived by his mother, Fayrene King Sharpton (husband, Clyde) who lives in Winder, Georgia, his children: Jordan King of Rantoul, Illinois, Taylar King of Fisher, Illinois; their mother Laura King of Rantoul, Illinois; a son Cole Kelso of Missouri; a sister Abbie Stephens of Pine Knot, Kentucky; four brothers: Martin King (and Brenda) of Pine Knot; Dwight King (and Billie) of Pine Knot; Wayne King of Pine Knot; and Richard King of Whitley City. He has three grandchildren: Brayden Candler, Adrian Torres and Lailah King.
Jason worked in construction and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He served his country in the U.S. Navy.
Funeral services: Friday, July 8, 2016, at 2:00 p.m. in the Pine Knot Funeral Home Chapel
Visitation Thursday, July 7, 2016, from 6 – 9 p.m. in the Pine Knot Funeral Home Chapel
Burial: King Meadows Cemetery at Pine Knot, Kentucky
McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements for Jason King.