Marilyn Sue (York) King

Born: Wed., Sep. 11, 1940
Died: Fri., May 12, 2017


6:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., May 16, 2017
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

Celebration of Life

10:00 AM Wed., May 17, 2017
Location: Pulliam Funeral Home

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Marilyn Sue King, 76, of Hardinville, IL passed away at 5:00 P.M. on Friday May 12, 2017 at Ridgeview Care Center in Oblong, IL

Sue was born on September 11, 1940 in Crawford County to Darwin V. York and Madeline B. (Oxley) York. On May 10, 1959 she married Ralph Gene King who survives. Sue was proud to be a farmer’s wife and Co-Owner of the King Family Farms. Sue was a member of the Seed Chapel United Methodist Church in rural Oblong, a member the Oblong High School Class of 1958 and also a member of The American Quarter Horse Association. Sue had won many World Championship titles with her horses. She also loved her dogs.

Sue is survived by her husband Gene King, Hardinville, IL; one son Randall V. “Randy” King, Hardinville, IL; and one daughter and son-in-law Penny and Brent Powell, Hardinville, IL.

Sue was preceded in death by her parents Darwin and Madeline York.

Celebration of Sue’s Life Service will be at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday May 17, 2017 at Pulliam Funeral Home in Oblong, IL. Burial will follow in the Hardinville Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 P.M. Tuesday May 16, 2017 at Pulliam Funeral Home Oblong, IL.

The family request that in lieu of flowers an expression of sympathy may take the form of a contribution to the Alzheimer’s Association will envelopes available at or may be mailed to Pulliam Funeral Home P.O. Box 121 Oblong, IL 62449.

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Cheryl L
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
Deepest Sympathy to the family Sue was a wonderful and kind hearted person to be around.
Thoughts and Prayers

Finkenbinder Ranch, Tim & Anna
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
Sending you and your family love.
Our deepest sympathy goes out to all of you.

Tim & Anna Finkenbinder

Charles D Gray
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
Gene and family,

So sorry for your loss. She was always a great lady even driving a truck!

Don and Tammy Seger
   Posted Tue May 16, 2017
Gene, Penny , Randy, Words can not tell you how sad we are to hear about Sue she was a great person . Your family has always been such a joy! I am so sorry that I could not make it to visitation, our prayers are with you all. Love to you alll.

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