Oct. 11, 1999 Asheboro Randolph County North Carolina, USA
Ruby Frances Rumley King, 82, of Asheboro, formerly of Randleman, died Monday, Oct. 11, 1999, at Asheboro Health & Rehabilitation.
Funeral service will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Balfour Baptist Church, with the Rev. Aaron King, the Rev. C.L. King and the Rev. John Noble officiating. Burial will be in Randolph Memorial Park.
She made a significant contribution to the birth of two churches, Forest Park Baptist Church and Cedar Grove Baptist Church, worked as a Sunday School teacher and was a home missions worker in several states. She established a senior citizens organization in Randleman and also served as president of the Woman's Missionary Union of Randolph Baptist Association.
Surviving are daughter, Carol K. Thomas of New Hill; sons, William L. King of New Hill, Roger King of Trinity, Rev. C.L. King of Wilmington, Gaylon King of Raleigh; sister, Mildred R. Fogleman of Asheboro; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
The family will be at Ridge Funeral Home, Asheboro, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials may be made to Whispering Pines Baptist Church Building Fund, 6457 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington N.C. 28409 or church of the donor's choice.