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Thomas Jefferson King
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Birth: May 16, 1893
Illinois, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 1968
Illinois, USA

Husband of Ethel Pearce King

The Southern Illinoisan, Sunday, January 21, 1968


Thomas J. King, 74, of 200 W. Main St., Benton, died at 5:30 a.m. Saturday in the Franklin Skilled Care Nursing Unit, Benton, after an illness of several years. He was born May 16, 1893, in Franklin County, the son of James and Sarah Galloway King. Mr. King was a veteran of World War I and a member of the First Baptist Church of Du Quoin and American Legion Post 280 in Benton. He owned and operated the Kingsway Motel in Benton.

Surviving are his widow, the former Ethel Pearce; a sister, Mrs. Clyde Hafeli Sr. of Centralia and a brother Baker King of Southgate, Mich.

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  Ethel Pearce King (1893 - 1974)
Middle Fork Cemetery
Franklin County
Illinois, USA
Created by: A.Firefly
Record added: May 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36931590
Thomas Jefferson King
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Thomas Jefferson King
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Thomas thanks for serving
- Harold Barraclough
 Added: Aug. 27, 2015
Tenderly we treasure the past, with memories that will always last.
- Paula M Brown
 Added: Mar. 7, 2012

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