William James King Obituary

JANUARY 18, 1984 – SEPTEMBER 28, 2023


William James King of Garrison passed away Thursday, September 28, 2023, in Garrison at the age of 39.

He was born January 18, 1984, in Alice, Texas to parents Tommy Lynn and Linda King.

He served his country in the Air force and received a bachelor’s degree from Stephen F. Austin State University in Hospitality Sciences. He worked in the service industry. His hobbies included playing guitar, video games, tabletop games, film, concerts, music, and MMA sporting events. He was a special needs kid’s camps volunteer.

He is preceded in death by his father, Tommy King.

Survivors include: his mother, Linda King; sister, Juliah King; niece, Alexandra Crelia; nephews, Noah Crelia and Logan Crelia; grandmother, Madeline Dickerson; and great uncle, Kenny King.

A visitation will be held from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. with the funeral service beginning at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, September 30, 2023, at Cason Monk-Metcalf Sunset Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the Fisher House, fisherhouse.org

Arrangements are under the direction of Cason Monk-Metcalf Funeral Directors, Nacogdoches.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.casonmonk-metcalf.com for the King family.