REV. JACK KING, 95, retired elder, passed away in Fort Wayne, IN, on October 4, 2022.
Local calling is from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 9, in the chapel at the Towne House Retirement Community, 2209 St. Joe Center Road, Ft. Wayne, IN. The burial will be in Carmel Cemetery. Funeral service will begin at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 15, at Carmel UMC, with calling one our prior. Friends and family may also call from 3:00 to 6:00 p.m. on Friday, October 14, at the church.
Surviving are his daughter, Dr. Jeanine (C. Gregory) Childs; sister, Carol Jean Vorhees; grandchildren, C. Andrew (Becca) Childs, J. Perry Childs, Joel (Brittany) Childs, Eileen King, Annie King, Sarah (Fulvio Brembilla) King, and Emily King; four nieces; and two nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris (Stubblefield) King, in 2011; and son, Dr. Ted King, in 2014.
Memorials may be sent to Carmel United Methodist Church, 621 S. Rangeline Road, Carmel, IN 46032.
Online condolences may be offered here.
Jack served at Lincolnville UMC (1950-1952), Marion 9th St. UMC (1952-1954), Logansport Main Street UMC (1954-1957), Windfall UMC (1957-1961), Kokomo Grace (1961-1964), Elwood First UMC (1964-1970), Anderson St. Matthews UMC (1970-1978), Carmel UMC (1978-1990), and Seouk Union Church (1990-1993).