Curtis Franklin King
Curtis Franklin King, 84, a longtime resident of Granville County passed away Monday, October 4, 2021 at his home.
He was born May 6, 1937 in Vance County to the late Courtney Rufus King and Mattie Doris Edmunds King. Mr. King was of the Baptist faith and was a Farmer.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday, October 8, 2021 at Eakes Funeral Home in Oxford by Reverend Carl Hunter. Burial will be in Knotts Grove Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be held prior to the service from 12:30 – 1:45 PM at the funeral home and at other times at the home.
He is survived by his wife of fifty-nine years, Louise Blackley King of the home; two daughters, Rebecca Cantaffa (Tom) of Oxford, Alice Kowalske (Bryan) of South Carolina; a sister, Katherine West of Stovall, a brother, Vernard King of Creedmoor; four grandchildren, Michelle Marcengill, Michael Kowalske, Abriana Cantaffa, Zachary Cantaffa, three great-grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by three siblings, Aubrey, Marion and Mildred.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, 1245 Mount Olivet Church Rd., Franklinton, NC 27525.