Alta B. King

June 24, 1926 ~ January 9, 2021 (age 94)


Alta B. King, 94, of New Salem, KY passed away on Saturday, January 9, 2021 in London, KY. She was born on June 24, 1926 to the late Frank Lucas and Stella Fletcher Lucas. She was a member of New Salem Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Lowell King (Joyce) of Danville, KY and Jimmy King (Kim) of McKinney, KY; one daughter, Linda Carpenter (Lester) of London, KY; two brothers, Herman Lucas of Indianapolis, IN and William Lucas of Indianapolis, IN; one sister, Desa Lucas Kerbert of Indianapolis, IN; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

A private family service has been scheduled for Monday, January 11, 2021 at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, Kentucky with Bro. Rocky Kirk and Bro. Lester Carpenter officiating. Burial will follow at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, Kentucky.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles E. King, whom passed away in 2005; five brothers and two sisters.

Active Pallbearers are Tim Carpenter, Jason King, John King, Jordon Scott, Jessie King and Randy Scott.

Honorary Pallbearer is Shane King.

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