Mrs. King was born Aug. 8, 1926, in Coahoma, to Ira Menchew and Faye Swope. She married Calvin King on March 8, 1969, in Clovis, N.M., and was the owner of Ruby’s Memory Lane in Beeville.
Survivors include her husband, Calvin King of Beeville; three sons; two brothers, Jim Menchew of Oklahoma and Charlie Menchew of Big Springs; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held at Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel on Friday, March 15, from 3 to 7 p.m.
The funeral service was conducted there Saturday, March 16, at 10 a.m. with Pastor Tim Stowe officiating.
Oak Park Memorial Funeral Chapel