James Andrew “Andy” King
Pocahontas - James Andrew “Andy” King, 38, our beloved son, father, brother, cousin, uncle and friend went to be with the Lord on November 5, 2016. Andy was born August 16, 1978, in Pocahontas, to Stephen and Judy Hayes King. He was of the Baptist faith. He was a free loving spirit who loved the outdoors. Country living and living a simple life was all he had hoped for. He is loved by many and will be greatly missed. He was preceded in death by paternal grandparents, Glen and Wildean King; maternal grandparents, Sherman and Adalene Hayes; sister, Tara King; cousins, Craig Adams and Larry Sean Hayes; and aunt, Thelma Lea (Donnie) Hayes. Survivors are his son, Brent King of Pocahontas; parents; Steve and Judy King of Dalton; brothers, Stephen and Timothy both of Dalton; sister, Kristi (Chris) Nichols of Ravenden Springs; nieces and nephews, Stormy (Jordan) Green of Myrtle, Mo., Morgan King of Pocahontas, Natalie King of Pocahontas, Nathan King of Fayetteville, Kaci and Gavin Nichols of Ravenden Springs; special friend, Carrie Haugh; along with many other aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. All services were held at McNabb Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation was Friday, November 11, 2016, from 5 - 7 p.m. A funeral service was conducted Saturday, November 12, 2016, at 10 a.m. Burial followed in Wells Cemetery. Pallbearers: Johnny Wattigney, Bryan Taylor, Eric Mitchell, Jeremy Mitchell, Chris Nichols, and Mark Donner. Honorary pallbearers: Chris Adams and Gavin Nichols.