Harry Mack King of Hazen passed away Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at his home. He was 87 years old. He was born September 8, 1935, in Hazen, Arkansas.
He was preceded in death by his father Luke King, his mother Minnie King, and brother Everett King. He was the Manager of Section “F” at Riceland Foods in Stuttgart, Arkansas until he retired after 36 years of service. He was a born again Christian and attended First Baptist Church as actively as he could up until he passed away. He was married to his loving wife Mary Lou King for 57 years. He served in the National Guard for 13 years until he had to resign due to taking care of his mother and other family. He loved the outdoors and hated being inside. He was a tough, relentless worker and was always wanting to help people in need. He would always say “he believed we were put on earth to help others.” His grandson Luke was the pride of his life. He looked forward to watching him play football even though it was hard on him physically to attend.
He is survived by his wife Mary Lou (Garrison) King of Hazen, one son, Gary (Holly) King of Hazen, one grandson Luke King of Hazen and his little dog Annie.
Harry’s funeral service will be held graveside, Friday, September 23, 2022, beginning at 10:00 am at the Hazen Cemetery in Hazen, Arkansas. Services will be conducted by Hazen First Baptist Church Pastor Brother Andy Schalchlin, MD.