Harold Eugene King, 88, originally from Atlanta, died Saturday January 20, 2018, at his home in Jefferson, GA. Harold was born in Atlanta to the late Rev. James and Mary Hayes King. He worked in the bail bonding business in Atlanta for over 20 years. He was predeceased by his wife Ruby Jean (Boyd) King. Harold is survived by his brother Leon and Beverly King of Social Circle, GA; sister Elizabeth and David Allen of Social Circle, GA; son Gary and Shirley King of Snellville, GA; daughter Brenda and Tom Merrill of Miami, FL; and son Barry and Joyce King of Jefferson, GA; six grandchildren, four great-grand-daughters, and countless nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on 1 PM, Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at Wages and Sons’ Funeral Home, 1040 Main Street, Stone Mountain, GA with interment to follow at Melwood Cemetery Visitation will be Monday, January 22, 2018 from 2 PM until 4 PM and 6 PM until 8 PM at the Funeral Home. Wages and Sons 1040 Main Street, Stone Mountain Ga 30086 770-469-9811. Online condolences may be sent to www.wagesandsons.com

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  1. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you. God Bless! Camie Thomas and family, Clerk of Courts, Jackson County

  2. Uncle Harold is with Aunt Ruby Jean now. You will be missed dearly by your family and friends . Gary, Brenda Sue and Barry our prayers are with your families

  3. I am so sorry for your loss. May God comfort your mourning hearts. I pray that you find comfort in Revelation 21:3-5. This scripture paints a picture of a world that is very different from what we see today. A world with no more sickness, pain or death…and it’s not a dream, it is a promise from God. He promises to reverse the effects of death and resurrect your precious one. You will never have to say a painful goodbye ever again!
    (John 11:11-14, 41-44; John 5: 28, 29)

  4. We are so sorry for your loss. Harold was such a gentleman, and so very kind. Our prayers are with Brenda, Tom, Sara and John and family and friends. The Peckenschneiders – Mike, Susan, Max and Hugh xxoo

  5. What a Celebration is happening now in Heaven.We pray for all the Family. What a Legacy your parents left you. Sending Love and Prayers

  6. Didn’t know him as well as most, but he was always present at family gatherings. He was so pleasant to be around, and so precious with the grands and great grands. He leaves behind a beautiful legacy of his life! He will be missed.

  7. May the lifetime memories you’ve shared with PaPa…. the love of family and dear friends…..surround you all…enough to give you the strength to endure these saddening days…l will miss knowing that we will no longer get to share breakfast chats, during his visit to Miami…PaPa will always hold a special place in my heart.

  8. What a time he is having telling his Ruby about the beautiful Michaela & Scarlett Ruby here on earth. He had such a gentle & loving soul which is why he will be so missed. Love & hugs to all of you.

  9. We are so sorry for you loss. Condolences to your Children, grandchildren and Great-granddaughters,

  10. Rest In Peace papa! You raised a wonderful family to be proud of. You will be missed but remembered so fondly.

  11. In our hour of darkness, the Lord draws closer to us. May the Lord comfort you and give you peace as you mourn the loss of your loved one.

  12. My sincerest condolences to the entire family. He and Aunt Jean have been lifelong friends to our mom, Marion Padgett, and the rest of our family. May you find comfort in knowing that he has joined his beloved wife and they will spend eternity together. May the Lord provide peace and comfort to you during this difficult time.

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