Robert King

Obituary of Robert W. King

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Went home to be with the Lord Monday, February 21, 2022. Robert Willard King was born November 28, 1934 to Charles and Edith King in Atlantic City, New Jersey. He was the baby of the King children. He attended Atlantic City Public Schools and graduated from Atlantic City High School. Robert worked for Pepsi Cola for over 30 years. And also worked several years at Trump Plaza casino. Robert was known for cooking, baking, and tending to his lawn. If he wasn’t tending to his own. He would always be ready to help someone else. Robert was a loving, giving, kind person. He was always ready and available to help anyone in need. He took great pride in his family. He loved to cook and bake. And was known for his “special punch.” It was always requested at every party, wedding, shower, or celebration. Robert loved to sing. And he also loved to draw and was very good at it. Robert was a member of Union Baptist Temple in Bridgetown, New Jersey. He loved his church and often hosted bible studies in his home. Robert is predeceased by his loving parents, Charles and Edith, his brother Donald King, sisters Thelma Williams, Dorothy Thornton, Betty Goods, and Bernice Dorsey, granddaughter Brittney King. He is survived by his wife Eleanor King, daughter Michele (Ray) Starks, and son Michael (Thea) King. Also his grandchildren Brandon, Jazmine, Byron (Tracey), Joshua and great grandchildren Mauriah, Miracle, Melody, Xander, Xavier, Xaden and Evan Rose, and his sister Helen Weeks. And also his loyal friend Kenny Bunch, and a host of other family and friends.

Memorial Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, February 26, 2022
The Godfrey Funeral Home Of Egg Harbor Township
4008 English Creek Avenue
Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey, United States
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