Vernon L. King, 53, of Poteau, OK passed away Saturday, December 10 2016 in Ft. Smith, AR. Vernon was born November 28, 1963 in Muskogee, OK to Harry T. & Mary Frances (Hyslop) King. He was preceded in death by his mother Mary Frances Jones; his brother, Billy King.
Survivors include his wife, Rita Ward; daughter, Laraine Wilson of Poteau; grandsons, Jacob Hudlow of Shady Point, OK, Damien Amen of Booneville, AR, Cornelio Hernandez of Heavener, OK, Nelson Lopez of Shady Point, OK; stepson, Josh Ward & his children, Cashlyn Ward & Kyan Ward of Stigler, OK; brother, Harvey King; niece, Jennifer Perez & great niece, Flor De Maria Perez of Poteau, OK.
Services will be 2 pm, Wednesday, December 14, 2016 at Evans Chapel of Memories, Poteau, OK. Burial will follow in Perry Cemetery, Keota, OK