Randall D. “Randy” King

Randall D. “Randy” King

Randall D. “Randy” King, 54, of Selma, passed away on Sunday, November, 6, 2016 at home surrounded by his family.

He was a private contractor in south Arkansas for more than 35 years.

Mr. King was a member of Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Monticello, president of Selma Hunting Club, coached girls peewee basketball for many years and was lieutenant of the Selma Fire Department. He was well known for his avid hunting and fishing habits, traveling all over the world to hunt different types of game. His most passionate hunting of all was turkey and deer hunting on his lease in Kansas. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren at the family deer camp in Selma, Arkansas.

Mr. King was born on July 10, 1962 in Monticello and was the son of Ira Laron King Sr., and the late Mary Elizabeth Vance Barnett.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Elizabeth Vance Barnett, brother, Ira Laron “Ronnie” King.

Survivors are his wife of 29 years, Norma Snow King of Selma; three sons, Cody King and wife, Courtney of Selma, Matthew Ferguson and wife, Ashley of Rogers and Skyler King and wife, Karel of Lake Village; two daughters, Kassie King Walker and husband, Casey of Monticello, Dana Barrett of Warren, Arkansas; parents, Ira Laron King and wife, Janie of Selma, and Dewey Barnett of Cominto; three brothers, Terry King of Enon, Johnny Young of Big Lake, MN, and Terry Young of Star City; three sisters, Belinda King Ferrell of McGehee, Shelia Ratledge of Owasso, OK, and Teresa Fourroux of Sugar Land, TX, 11 grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.

Visitation will be from held from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. on Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Drew County.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church with Bros. David Jacks, Zane Pierce and Phillip Payne officiating.

Burial will follow at Tillar Cemetery in Tillar Arkansas. Arrangements are by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers, a donation may be made to Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in memory of Randy King.