Kokomo Tribune; Kokomo, Indiana

April 8, 2013

Darrell G. King

July 16, 1959 - April 6, 2013


— Darrell G. King, 53, Russiaville, passed away at 2:41 p.m. Saturday, April 6, 2013, at his home. Darrell was born July 16, 1959, in Kokomo, to Marley and Dolly (Kronenberg) King. On Oct. 11, 1980, he married Lisa Brown, who survives.

Darrell was a member of First Congregational Church. He worked for Data Monitoring as a Hazmat specialist for 12 years. Darrell retired from the Army National Guard after 24 years of service. He was the lead singer for the band “Sneaker” for over 20 years. Darrell was also a youth baseball coach for the Waddells and Pizza Hut teams in the Russiaville Little Leauge, and Hobson team in Babe Ruth Baseball. He was an avid hunter and mushroom hunter. He loved fishing and IU Basketball. His favorite places to vacation were at Gulf Shores and Indiana Rocks. Darrell also liked to ride his Harley around.

Survivors include his wife, Lisa King, Russiaville; sons, Jarred (Megan) King and Joel (fiancee Christy Miller) King, both of Russiaville; daughter, Jade King, Kokomo; sisters, Linda (Art) Fross, Kokomo, and Denise (Ray) Mundy, Kokomo; brother, Chad (Julie) Malott; two grandchildren, Maylee Ann and Molly Sue King; two future granddaughters, Kiersten and Rylynn; and special friends, Larry Grider and George Wayne Scott.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Stout & Son Funeral Home, 200 E. Main St., Russiaville, with Rev. Jon Tice officiating. Burial will follow in Russiaville Cemetery with military rites. Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.  

Online condolences may be left at www.stoutandson.com. Arraignments have been entrusted to Stout & Son Funeral Home.

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