Rick King passed away peacefully on August 13, 2019. Rick was born in Shreveport, LA on June 30, 1957. Rick grew up in Houston,TX, graduated from Waltrip High School, and went on to attend Sam Houston State University. He was retired from the manufacturing industry. He grew up attending Baptist Temple in The Heights, Houston; where he was a long-time member. He and Robbie were married at Baptist Temple in 1987.
Rick is survived by his loving family, wife Robbie, son, Kyle, sister, Kay Hutcheson, brother, Keith King (Shannon), niece, Rachel, King, mother-in-law, Ann Boyd , sisters -in-law, Glenda Watson (Curtis), Debbie Boyd (Leonard) , Rae Blair (John), Ramona Phillips (Daniel), and a host of other loving family and friends. Rick was pre-deceased by his parents, Madge and Charles King.
Rick loved to fish and hunt with his son, Kyle, whom he was always so proud of. Rick will be missed by all who had the opportunity to know him. He had a kind and gentle soul; and was always able to see the best in others. Rick’s family wishes to thank all who offered their prayer and support during his most recent illness.
A Memorial Service will be held Sat Aug 17, 2019 at Cypress Fairbanks Funeral Home 9926 Jones Rd. Houston, Texas 77065
Visitation will be at 4:00 pm with the service to follow at 5:00 pm. In lieu of flowers; charitable donations can be made to The Children's Resource Foundation 17526 Spicewood Springs Lane Spring, Texas 77379