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Shirley Ann (Hanks) King

February 23, 1946 ~ August 8, 2018 (age 72)

Shirley Ann King, age 72, of Bellefontaine, Ohio passed away at 4:10 P.M. Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at Logan Acres Care Center in Bellefontaine.

She was born in Logan County Ohio February 23, 1946, the daughter of the late Harold William and Mary Elizabeth (Williamson) Hanks. 

On August 11, 1973, she married James H. “Jim” King and he survives. She is also survived by a sister, Connie Sue Hanks (Rita "Corky" Shepler, good friend) of Bellefontaine and a goddaughter, Shannon Link of Delaware, Ohio and several cousins.

Shirley was a member of the DeGraff United Methodist Church and had worked in the medical field for twenty three plus years, most recently as a RN.  She was a member of the RONA for retired registered nurses.  Three words that best described Shirley were, quiet, kind and compassionate.  She loved watching tennis, the Cincinnati Reds, Cincinnati Bengals, and joining her husband in cheering for The Ohio State Buckeyes.

Pastor John Eley will officiate the funeral service at 11:00 A.M. Monday, August 13, 2018 at the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home & Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.

Visitation will be held Sunday, August 12, 2018 from 2 to 5 P.M. at the funeral home.

Burial will be at the Greenwood-Union Cemetery in DeGraff, Ohio at a later date.

The funeral arrangements are in care of the staff of the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Bellefontaine.



Donations may be made to:

The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
P.O. BOX 5014, Hagerstown MD 21741-5014

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