Christy Sevier King, age 74 of Lawrenceville, GA passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Mrs. King was born on August 17, 1944 in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was a 1962 graduate of Coffee High School in Florence, Alabama and attended Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia. She retired after 11 years as a receptionist for the Mcgraw-Hill companies and after 10 years of service as a cashier for the Kroger company. Mrs. King was a member of Snellville United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by parents, James Rollins Sevier and Ilma LaBar Sevier; brother, John K.B. Sevier. Christy is survived by husband of 36 years Martin L. King of Lawrenceville; daughters, Margaret R. Whitfield of Atlanta, Elizabeth I. Whitfield of Roswell and Caroline B. King of Lawrenceville; sons, Richard F. Whitfield, Jr. (Elaine) of Decatur and Walter H. King of Lawrenceville; granddaughter, Desiree A. Jones of Roswell; brothers, James R. Sevier, Jr. (Nancy) of Franklin, TN and Frank L. Sevier (Debbie) of Texas; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. The family requests no flowers to be sent to the funeral, but suggests a donation to a charity of your choice. A memorial service will be held at 1:00PM on Sunday, March 17, 2019 at Wages & Sons Funeral Home, 1031 Lawrenceville Highway Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-277-4550. Online condolences may be expressed at

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  1. I never had the pleasure of meeting Mrs. King, but I have no doubt she was a sweet, sweet lady and will certainly be missed.

  2. Marty, We send our condolences to you and your family. We are sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

  3. Marty. We are definitely praying with you and your family in the season on transition. God’s strength and peace be with you.

  4. Dear Martin, I’m so sorry to hear of your families loss, may Christy be by you and her children in sprit and pain free for each day going forward.

  5. Marty and Family, with understanding hearts, we are keeping you in our payers. May your memories be the source of your comfort.

  6. Today we honor and celebrate your wonderful life Mom. The sun is shining and the birds are singing and it’s a beautiful day. We love you so much.

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