Billy 'Duck' King, 63, of Paris passed away December 23, 2020, in Arlington Memorial Hospital. Funeral services are set for 2:30 pm Saturday, January 2, 2021 at New Birth Baptist Church. Bishop S. F. Evans will serve as eulogist. Interment will be held in Littlejohn Cemetery under the direction of Maxey Funeral Home.
Mr. Billy Gene King was born September 12, 1957 to the late Mamie King. Billy attended and graduated from Paris High School in 1976. He married Teresa Gunn July 5, 1999 and shared 21 years of marriage. He was a devoted father and family man and loved all his children. He was a dedicated and loyal worker to Campbell Soup for 25 yrs. Billy was known by the nickname Scatter but he loved making cd's and became known as The CD Man. Billy's favorite football team was the Dallas Cowboys and was a true cowboy fan. He was a member of New Birth Baptist Church under the leadership of Bishop Samuel F. Evans. He was preceded in death by his mother Mamie King, grandmother Clara Bell King, and his sister Minnie Bell King Green..
Loved Ones Who Remain
Wife: Teresa King
Daughters: RoShonda King of Paris, TX Deezha King of Paris, TX.
Shatera Gunn of Paris, TX, Amanda Gunn of Tyler,TX, Kheyera Gunn of Paris,TX.
Sons: Cornelius Gunn of Paris, TX, LaDarrius (Kwen) Gunn of Paris, TX, Kerria Gunn of Paris, TX, and Daniel Milton of Dallas, TX.
Brothers: Henry (Adarin) King of Paris, TX, Stacy (Beverly) King of Clarksville, TX, and David Harris of Paris, TX.
Sister: Sonya (Jerry) Mumphrey of Paris, TX.
Grandchildren: Ty’Riekus, Ty'Jhaun, Kashyra, Braylin, McKenzie, Ty'Dreona, Ty'Corran, Kortez, Brendyn, Symara, Karter, Major, CJ, Amarion, Cassdy, Bri’Zan; great grandchild, Ayden.
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