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James "Jimmy" King

June 14, 1944 — July 10, 2023



James “Jimmy” King, age 79 of Franklin, TN gained his wings on July 10, 2023. He was born in Nashville, TN to the late German & Bessie King. He is preceded in death by his wife, Reba Louise Ingram King; brother, J.T. King and his wife Elizabeth; sister, Jane Raines and her husband Thomas; brother in-law, Gary Leon Claiborne, Sr. He is survived by his son, James Allen “Bubba” (Audrey) King of Cornersville, TN; daughter, Regina King of Spring Hill, TN; brother, O.N. (Katherine) King of Ethridge, TN; sister, Linda King Claiborne of Fairview, TN; grandchildren, Taylor King, Katelyn Sheperd and Becky (Josh) Rutledge; great-grandchildren, Emma Grace Rutledge, Lennox Sheperd and Dallas King; many loving nieces and nephews; beloved dog, Charlie and his mules, Shine & John. Graveside service will be held 1:00PM Thursday, July 13, 2023 at Williamson Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Steve King, Nick King, Gary Claiborne, Ed King, Wayne Raines, Bodie Sullivan, Emory Hershberger & Danny Hershberger. Memorials may be made to the Jimmy King Memorial Fund. WILLIAMSON MEMORIAL FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, 615-794-2289.

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Thursday, July 13, 2023

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3009 Columbia Ave, Franklin, TN 37064

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