|Birth: ||Jan. 6, 1901|
|Death: ||Dec. 28, 1980|
KING, Sr., Rufus Elizondo "Buck" of Rockdale. Age 79. Died 12/28/1980 (Sunday) in Richards Memorial Hospital after a long illness. Services held (Tuesday) in Phillips & Luckey Chapel. Burial in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Bro. Johnnie Anders of Church of Christ officiated.
He was BORN 1/6/1901 in Milam Co. to M/M. Rufus Luther & Ida Mae Stephens King. Married Alice Hunt in 1924 in Rockdale. He was a lifelong Rockdale resident. He was employed with Rockdale, Sandow & Southern Railroad for 53 years before retiring. Member of Murray Street Church of Christ. Preceded in death by a son, Robert Denson "Denny" King in 1952.
SURVIVORS: Wife, Mrs. Alice Hunt King of Rockdale; son Rufus Elizondo King, Jr. of Beaumont; daughter, Opal Mae Irwin of Pulaski, PA.; niece, Barbara Jean Nelson of Rockdale; number of nieces and nephews; 4 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren.
Ida Mae Stephens King (1878 - 1960)
Robert Denson King (1929 - 1952)*
Rufus Elizondo King (1901 - 1980)
Ada Mae King Harris Yount (1911 - 2009)*
William F King (1915 - 1967)*
Oak Lawn Cemetery
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Nov 09, 2007
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