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Obituary Gayle L. King
Gayle L. King, 86, of Wind Ridge, died at 4 p.m. Thursday, December 25, 1980, in the McConaughey Guest Home in Cameron, W. Va.
She was born Sept 9,1894, in Aleppo Township, a daughter of Smith and Sarah Courtwright McCracken.
Mrs. King had spent most of her life in the Wind Ridge community and was a member of the Wind Ridge Garden Club and the Wind Ridge Needle Club.She was a member of the Cameron Brethren Church, but had attended the Harmony Presbyterian Church at Wind Ridge, where she was a member of the Sunday School Fellowship Class.
On July 9, 1919, she was married to Homer B. King, who survive.
Also surviving are a daughter, Mrs. Jay [Sarah Frances] Gray, of Fort Wayne, Ind.; three Grandchildren, Robert and Rita Piatt of Orlando, Fla., and Timothy Gray of Fort Wayne; two great-grandchildren; a sister, Mrs. Bessie Gittings of Waynesburg, and a brother, Walter McCracken of Joppa, Md.; and several nieces and nephews.
A daughter, Norma Piatt, a sister, Hattie Reese, and two infant brothers preceded her in death.
[From the "Democrat-Messenger"6-16-1980]