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Cheryl Ann KingPassing: October 28, 2011


Chastain Funeral Home

Monday,Oct.31,2011, 1:00 pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Sunday,Oct.30,2011, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Monday,Oct.31,2011, 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Cresthaven Memory Gardens


MITCHELL – Cheryl Ann King, 63, passed away at 9:30 a.m. Friday, October 28, 2011, at her residence.

Born June 6, 1948, in Plainville, she was the daughter of Marjorie Reynolds. She married Merlin King October 21, 1983.

She had been employed at Naval Surface Warfare–Crane. Cheryl was a charter and lifetime member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107 Auxiliary and was also a member of the American Legion Post No. 250 Auxiliary. She attended the Bride of Christ Fellowship.

Surviving: husband,
Merlin King, Mitchell
Jacquelyn Cleek, Mitchell
Dana King, Mitchell
Aaron Kelsey, Madison
Jolene (Junior) Rayhill, Mitchell
Ryan (Melanie) King, Bedford
11 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren
6 great grandchildren, 2 step great grandchildren
Linda (Richard) Starling, Hardinsburg
Gary Bough, Shoals

Her mother, Marjorie Bedeker; two sisters in infancy; and a stepdaughter, Evie Hill, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, October 31, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Allen and Bro. Ted Hawkins officiating. Entombment will be at Cresthaven Memory Gardens.

Friends may call from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. on Sunday and from 11:30 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.

A memorial service will be conducted by the VFW Post No. 9107 Auxiliary at 7:00 p.m. on Sunday.

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7 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Debbie Lewis | Harrodsburg, IN
    Date: October 31, 2011
    Shelly, I was so sad to hear of your Mom's passing. I wish I could be there for you today, if I didn't have sick babies, I would be. Please know that you are thought of and I am praying for you and all the rest of the family. Love you.
  2. Guest: Ken Chestnut | Loogootee, IN
    Date: October 30, 2011
    Please accept my condolences.
  3. Guest: Chris Anne (Butler) | Mitcell, IN
    Date: October 30, 2011
    Sorry about the passing of Cheryl. I have missed seeing her @ the public events in the community since her illness. I want you all to know I'm thinking of you all and will be praying for you!
  4. Guest: Norman Grissom | Palm Harbor, FL
    Date: October 30, 2011
    Merlin Sorry to hear of Cheryls' passing. We enjoyed the times we were with her. Our sympathy in your loss. Norman and Becky Grissom
  5. Guest: Staci Vazquez-Tate | Marseilles, IL
    Date: October 30, 2011
    I love you so much Aunt Cheryl. You were such an wonderful aunt. I will never forget all the happy memories I have of you. Dana, Shelly, Aaron, Mom....I wish so much I was there with all of you right now. Sending my love, thoughts and hugs.
  6. Guest: Tony & Diane Nugent | Mitchell, IN
    Date: October 29, 2011
    Dana & Families, Sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. Cheryl had a big heart,hold on to the good times,know that she will always be watching over all of you. We will miss her!
  7. Guest: Ruth Ballantyne | Bedford, IN
    Date: October 29, 2011
    To Nevin, Dana and all of Cheryl's family, I extend my deep sympathy. I always enjoyed visiting with Cheryl on the phone or in her home. Cheryl was a beautiful and caring person and will be missed. May God grant His sweet peace, strength and comfort to you all. Love