Lillian King


ROSSVILLE Lillian Inez King, 94, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, March 31, 2013.She was born in Chatsworth, Ga., to the Ira and Jemima Ingram, but had lived in the North Georgia area for the last 50 years. She was a member of Rossville First Church of the Nazarene on McFarland Avenue. She enjoyed cooking, knitting and loved to dance, she was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother that will be greatly missed by all who knew her.She also was preceded in death by her husband, Robert King; children, Jean Mayhugh, Geneva Thurman, James Espy, Van Espy; stepdaughters, Juanita Wood and Jackie Gray; siblings, Jack Ingram, Harvey Ingram, Jessie Willard Ingram, Mamie Ingram and Jeanette Biles.Survivors include her children and spouses, Jack Reid, of Chattanooga, Nancy & (Ed) Seavers, of Rossville, Wayne (Ruth) Espy, of Chattanooga, and Cindy (Lamar) Harris; daughter-in-law, Gail Espy, of Cleveland, Tenn.; 26 grandchildren; 64 great-grandchildren; 42 great-great-grandchildren; special friend and honorary daughter, Ruth Miller; and several nieces and nephews.Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, 2013, in Rossville First Church of the Nazarene with Pastor Charles Fountain and Pastor Carlton Espy officiating.Burial will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial Park.The family will begin receiving friends after 4 p.m. today and prior to leaving for the service at the church on Wednesday.Online guest book at by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe.

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