Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
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Roy Lee King of Cuba, Missouri was born to the union of Champ L. and Anne M. (Myers) King on September 30, 1945 in St. Louis, Missouri and left from this life on Sunday, December 26, 2010 in St. Louis, Missouri at the age of 65.
Roy was united in marriage to Kay Murrell on November 20, 1968 in Steelville, Missouri and to this union two children were born Marsha and Timothy.
Roy retired in 2008 from St. James Trucking after many years of dedicated service. He Honorably and Faithfully served his Country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed fishing on the river and spending time with his family.
Roy is preceded in death by his parents Champ L. and Anne M. (Myers) King; one sister Laura Hanley.
Those who are left to treasure his memory and to continue his legacy are his wife Kay King of Cuba, Missouri; two children Marsha and husband Rodney Martin of Cherryville, Missouri, Timothy and wife Rosa King of Summerville, South Carolina; six grandchildren Sarah, Amy, Stephen, Jonathon, Kaleb and Jay; one sister Mary Ann Pyle of Crystal Beach, Texas; nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law and other relatives and friends.
Memorial Visitation will be held on Wednesday, December 29, 2010 5-8 p.m. at Britton Funeral Home of Cuba. Memorial Service will be held on Thursday, December 30, 2010 11:00 a.m. at Britton Funeral Home of Cuba.
Memorials would be appreciated to the American Cancer Society.
The Britton Funeral Home of Cuba is honored to be serving the King family.
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