December 19, 1945 ~ October 30, 2018
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Leicester, NC
Robert Ronald King, 72, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018, at the CarePartners Solace Center. Born in Buncombe County, Mr. King was a son of the late Green and Cordelia Sharpe King. He had formerly worked at the Biltmore Estate. His family include his wife, Millie Kathryn Penland King; daughter, Lisa Rathburn (Michael); sons, Randy King (Denise) and Roger King; grandchildren, Lacy, Jalen and Hannah; great-grandchild, Kai; and sister, Wilma Franklin. He was preceded in death by sisters, Vergie Sams and Rosaleigh Johnson and brothers, Donald, Sanford, Clifford, and Green King, Jr. No services are scheduled at this time.