In Memory

King Seay

LIMA — Mr. King David Seay, age 71, passed from this life on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at approximately 4:11 p.m. at St. Rita's Medical Center in Lima.

Mr. Seay was born on September 12, 1946 in Lima, Ohio to Chester Odell and Daisy Bell (Dillworth) Seay; both parents are deceased.

On July 26, 1969 he was united in holy matrimony to Georgia Ann Jacobs, she survives in Lima.

Mr. Seay worked as a Line Tech at Fruehauf Axel Plant and later at St. Rita's Medical Center and Shawnee Manor. He was a Veteran of the United States Air Force. Mr. Seay was a member of Fourth Street Missionary Baptist Church where he was a Church Trustee, served on the Usher Board and the Brotherhood of the Church. He was a member of the Laymen's group in Lima. He graduated from Lima Technical College as a STNA, he received a degree in Auto Technician from North Western. He was President of the Southside Neighborhood Association. Mr. Seay was the former Basketball coach at Whittier Elementary School and played softball for Sparkie's Fantastics.

Besides his loving wife Georgia, he leaves to cherish his precious memory a daughter; LaTasha Seay of Columbus, OHI. A grandson; Julius Barnes. 4 brothers; Father Robert C. Seay of Houston, TX. Larry A. Seay (Diane) of Lima. Donald L. Seay and Glennis M. Seay both of Champaign, IL. 4 sisters; Carrie B. Williamson, Ola M. Hearns and Debbie J. Seay all of Lima. Patricia J. Benjamin (Beresford) of Wilmington, Calif. A host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by a brother; Rufus Seay and In-laws; Jimmie & Johnnie M. Jacobs.

Services will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. at Fourth Street Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Nathan Madison, officiating with Rev. Earnest Stephens, Jr., eulogizing.

Visitation/Wake will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. until of services at 12:00 p.m. also at the Church.

Interment Woodlawn Cemetery

Military Honors by VFW 1275

Services entrusted to: JONES-CLARK FUNERAL HOME, INC.

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Published in The Lima News from May 10 to May 11, 2018