Geneva Kathleen King, 79, of Curve Road, Pearisburg departed this life Saturday morning November 3, 2012 at Carilion Giles Community Hospital in Pearisburg after a long illness. Born in Pearisburg on November 24, 1932 she was a daughter of the late James Walker and Myrtle Mae Robertson Havens. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Oscar Wallace King, her daughter Joyce Lynn King, her son Ralph W. King, her brothers Ed, James (Pete), Walter (Pam), Joe, and Gene Havens.
She leaves to cherish her memory her son Dickie King of Pearisburg; her siblings William and Ann Havens of Pearisburg, Mildred Robertson of Pearisburg, John and Sue Havens of Warrenton, Robert and Peggy Havens of Pearisburg, Marvin and Hazel Havens of Pearisburg, a special friend Marie Lewis, and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday at 11:00 am in the Kendall Funeral Home, 605 Snidow St., Pembroke with Pastor Gary Poff officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday evening from 5 until 7 pm. Special thanks to Riverview Nursing Home for their compassionate care and to Pastor Gary Poff for his many visits. Online condolences may be sent by visiting kendallfuneralhome.com.