Mr. Terry King of Campbellsville passed from this life on Tuesday, December 31, 2019 in Louisville at the Norton Pavilion Hospice facility. Born on August 4, 1964 to Judy (Bishop) Vetter and the late Kelly Burton, he was 55 years, 4 months, and 27 days of age. As a child, he was left with a permanent disability as the result of an unfortunate accident, but he still became a talented drummer and guitarist. He enjoyed watching watching movies with his family, and will be remembered as a great dad and grandfather.
He leaves to cherish his memory:
His companion: Emma Dalton of Mannsville,
One daughter: Kelly Jo King and companion Cody Johnson of Russell Springs,
Two stepchildren: Maelea & Elonia “Bugg” Dalton,
Seven siblings: Tracy Thompson and husband Garrett, Lisa Hoosier and husband Daniel, Scarlet Devine and husband Carll, Kelly Burton, Jr. and wife Lisa, Isreal Burton, Kristina Daffron, and Jordan Burton,
Two grandchildren: C.J. Johnson and Eliza Cristina,
And a host of other family and friends.
He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Mr. George Vetter, who loved him and raised him as his own.
There will be a funeral service to honor the life of Mr. King on Friday, January 3, 2020 at 6:00 PM in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY. Bro. Freddy Thompson will be officiating.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, Jan. 3, after 3:00 PM until time for the service.
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