Kate R. King

Kate R. King, age 88 of Maryville, passed away Tuesday, July 12, 2011, at Colonial Hills Nursing Home. She was a veteran of the Korean War, taught School at Lanier, Calderwood and Townsend in Blount County. She finished her career at Fairfax County Public Schools in Fairfax, VA, Woodson, Centerville and London Towne. She was preceded in death by her husband, B. N. King; mother, Nancy "Nannie" McCullough Reaves; father, William Edgar Reaves; grandson, Matthew John Bell; brother, Donald Reaves; sister, Nellie Ruth Horne.

Survivors include her son, John William King; daughter, Patricia Ann Bell and husband Virgil; grandchildren, Robert Milton Cross and wife Elizabeth, Lisa Ann Bridges and husband Darryl, Sarah K. M. Coe and husband Roddey Michael, Christina M. Bell, Nathan Ray Bell, Adam Benjamin King, Amanda Kate King; great grandchildren, Melissa S. Coe, Ethan A. Coe and Benjamin N. Cross; brother-in-law, Clyde D. Verner; sister-in-law, Una V. Reaves; brothers, Clyde M. Reaves and wife Mary, George Dale Reaves; sister, Betty Jean Ensor and husband Tommy; nieces, Melinda "Sissy" Ensor, Susan Payne and husband Gregg, Cindy Lambert, Annette Horne, Lisa Morgan and husband Troy, Sharon Reaves, Karen Reaves; nephews Jim Reaves, Dan Verner and wife Becky, Jack Reaves and wife Sherry, Ron Verner and wife Sheri, Jody Ensor and wife Denise; numerous other relatives.

Funeral services will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday in McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home Chapel. The interment will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday at Centenary Cemetery with Military Honors.

The family will receive friends from 1-2:00 p.m. Sunday at McCammon-Ammons-Click Funeral Home, Maryville, TN. (865)982-6812