Kenneth King, a resident of Mead, Oklahoma, left this life in Durant Feb. 10, 2020 at the age of 54. He was born in Brownfield, Texas, to Earl Fay King and Opal Leona Lamar King on April 23, 1965. There are no services scheduled at this time.


Kenneth was a trucker by trade. He enjoyed racing and he especially liked working on race cars. Kenneth often could be found next to a fishing hole with a pole in his hand. He was a country music drummer for several area bands in the past.


Mr. King is survived by his wife, Linda, of the home; son, Kaleb King of Durant; grandchildren McKenna Hall, Alexa Coleman and Journey Coleman; great-grandson Savyer Coleman; and sister Charlotte “Sweet Pea” Marlow of Durant.


Mr. Kind was preceded in death by his parents, Earl and Opal King, brother Jerry King, sister Janet Snyder, and stepson Tyson Coleman.


Arrangements are being handled by Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home in Durant; www.holmescoffeymurray.com.