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John William King

of North Little Rock, AR, 1940 - 2017

John W. King, 77, of North Little Rock, passed away August 1,2017. He was born June 29, 1940 in Ashport, Tennessee to Ashley & Ruth King. He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Anna V. King. John retired from TWA after 29 years. He was a volunteer with Missions: AR Church in a Day, Kosovo, Germany, Matamoros, Romania, and AR Southern Baptist Convention Disaster Relief since 1991.
He is also survived by four children, John King, Alyce Petty, Mike King, and Judi Cornell; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; four step-daughters, Diana Hulsey, Gloria Slatten, Belinda Capozzi, and Anna "Terri" Fernandez; six step-grandchildren; one step great-grandchild; two brothers; one sister; many cousins, nieces, nephews, and a multitude of other family and friends.
Memorial service will be held at Grace Baptist Church, 408 Walkers Corner Rd., Scott, Ark. 72142, on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 1:30 p.m. An online guestbook is available at

Published August 4, 2017

Griffin Leggett — Rest Hills
7724 Landers Road, North Little Rock, AR
Phone: 501-835-3515