June 1, 1925 - March 13, 2015
Sarah Loretta Glasscock King was born June 1, 1925 and passed away March 13, 2015.
She was the eldest child of Raymond Ira and Mary Ethel Jackson Glasscock.
Loretta was a loving wife to Grady P. King, Jr. for 66 years before he preceded her in death in 2009. She is also preceded by her parents, and three sisters.
She will be deeply missed by her children Sandra Deel, and her husband Mike; Mike King, and his wife Sharon; Greg King, and his wife Theresa; Lisa Jones, and her husband Kevin; and Carla Allen; her brothers, Raymond Glasscock, and wife Peggy; and Carl Glasscock; and sister, Margaret Rowe, and husband, Ocie. She also leaves behind nine grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, and many more relatives and friends.
Loretta was born in Elmore Co., AL, and lived in Farmers Branch, TX, since 1955. She spent most of her married life as a homemaker, volunteering much of her time in the PTA while her children were growing up as well as baking and decorating cakes and sewing for many people in the community. She was a Past Matron of Farmers Branch Chapter #687 OES and spent many years serving in the organization. Her favorite thing in life was spending time with her family and being Memaw to all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Interment will be Tuesday, March 17, at 9:00 a.m. at the DFW National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas 75211.
A memorial service will follow at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church Farmers Branch.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to FBCFB Scholarship Fund or the charity of your choice.
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