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Jeannie King

Jan 1st, 1950 - Jul 1st, 2024

Funeral:  1 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2024, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora

Interment:  Elmwood Cemetery, Flora

Visitation:  11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home


      Jeannie D. King, age 74, of Flora, Illinois, passed away peacefully Monday morning, July 1, 2024, at Flora Rehabilitation and Health Care Center.

      She was born January 1, 1950, in Vincennes, Indiana, the daughter of Justice R. and Donna Lee (Crutchfield) Grove.  Jeannie married Charlie E. King on April 1, 2018, at First Southern Baptist Church in Flora, and they cherished their six anniversaries together.

      Jeannie retired from North American Lighting and had worked at World Color Press in Salem.  She had previously worked at Flora Wal-Mart.  She enjoyed painting and drawing, crossword puzzles, fishing, going out to eat with Charlie, and taking long scenic drives.   She was a member of First Southern Baptist Church and a past longtime member of Oak Street Baptist Church.

      Jeannie is survived by her husband, Charlie King of Flora; son, Danny W. Gay of Olney; stepson, Mark King of Maple Park; sister, Karen (Mark) Shehorn of Flora; grandson, Alex P. Gay of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; sister-in-law, Karen Grove of Bridgeport; and her former husband and the father of Danny, John W. Gay of Claremont.  She was preceded in passing by her parents; brother, Richard Grove; aunts and uncles, Charles and Shirley Crutchfield, and Ella and Sam Cotterell; and stepson, Tony King.

      A funeral ceremony will begin at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 6, 2024, at Frank & Bright Funeral Home in Flora.  Interment will follow at Elmwood Cemetery, Flora.  Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.  Memorial donations are suggested to Clay County Cancer Crusaders or First Southern Baptist Church of Flora.  To share a condolence or memory, visit:


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Mike and Sharon Gray

July 3rd

Sorry for your loss. Prayers of comfort for you Charlie and all the family and friends.

Carl and Brenda Bandy

July 3rd

Condolences to all the family. Jeannie was so sweet. We are praying for each of you. ❤️

Mary Reynolds

July 3rd

My condolences to the family. She was a very sweet lady and will be missed. 🙏

David Bryden

July 3rd

Gilda and I offer our most sincere condolences and our prayers, and our deepest sympathy for the Charles King family at the time of the loss of their beloved, loved one Jeanie.

Steve King

July 3rd

Sorry for your loss. I hope the family finds comfort in knowing Jeanie is in a better place with no pain. God Bless. Love you Uncle Charles.

Gina Douthit

July 3rd

I am so sorry to hear this. My deepest condolences.

Dave and Nancy Starr

July 3rd

So sorry to hear of your loss. We will be lifting you up in prayer.🙏🙏


July 3rd

So sorry for your loss

Bruce & Robbin Dickey

July 3rd

Karen, Please know we will keep you in our thoughts and prayers now and the upcoming days . You were very blessed with a great sister and our hearts hurt for you.

Debbie King Casell

July 3rd

Uncle Charles, I'm so sorry for your loss. You and Jeannie, though you didn't have a lot of years together, the years you did share were happy ones. Take comfort and be at peace knowing where she is and she has no more pain. I love you and am here for you.

Bud & Linda King Martin

July 3rd

Uncle Charles & Family; We aare so very sorry for your loss. Jeannie was a sweet person. We cared a lot for her. Happy she is no longer suffering and is now with Jesus. Prayers tor you. We love you Uncle Charles. RIP Jeannie❣️ You are misses! Karen & Family: You are in our prayers. We are sorry for your loss.

Jennifer Davis

July 3rd

I loved Jeannie...She was a upbeat lady... We met and worked together at the Bra factory here in Flora many years ago..Always had a smile on her face..Love You Lady!!

Rick and Trudy Zimmerman Stanford

July 4th

We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. 🙏🏻♥️

Jim and Linda Grove

July 4th

Charlie--So sorry to hear of Jeannie's passing. I enjoyed getting to know her during our exercise classes. She will be missed. Love and prayers.

Schiela Wilson

July 4th

I'm so Sorry Jeannie was the Best she will be greatly missed

Donna Jo Carpenter

July 4th

Charlie, family and friends. I'm so sorry for your loss of Jeanie. She was a very sweet and kind woman. My thoughts and prayers are with you. God rest her soul.

Dana Doty and family

July 4th

Charlie and family, I am so sorry! All of you are in my thoughts and prayers! I worked with Jeannie at Walmart and NAL. We had lots of fun times.

Kim Welty

July 4th

Charlie, Karen and family's my Heartfelt condolences for All. I know Charlie made her day's Special, BECAUSE he is one of The BEST!!! With Love ❤️ Strength, Comfort and Prayers during your days ahead!! God Bless 🙌 🙏 ❤️ Love ❤️ Kim

Tawanna White

July 4th

I'm so sorry for your loss... Jeannie was a great person and friend...I enjoyed working with her at the sewing thoughts and prayers 🙏 are with her family and friends 🙏

Gary & Debbie Perry

July 4th

Charlie and Karen - Thinking of you, sorry for your loss. Pleasant memories of seeing Jeannie at Oak Street each Sunday.

Carolyn and Rick Perry

July 4th

We're so sorry for your loss. Jeannie was always so nice and sweet.

Kathy Brooks

July 5th

So sorry for your loss,she was a sweet lady and will be missed.

Sandra ONiones

July 5th

Karen & Family, So sorry of cousin Jeannie passing. She will truly be missed. Prayers for you & family Love you ❤️

Fred & Lynne Gocey

July 5th

Charlie, very sorry for your loss. Prayers and hugs.

Debbie Hays

July 6th

One of my dearest friend s can’t believe your gone but to a better place no pain praying for your family I’m going to miss u Debbie Hays


July 20th

So sorry she will be missed



Steve and Cindy Valbert
Mary Reynolds
Sammie Wickiser
Debbie King Casell
David Bryden and Famiy
Ron &Tammie McKinney
Myron and Gail Woomer
Don, Jane and Darren Delaney
Ilene Jackson
Donald Fry / Sheery Evilsizer
Steve King
Kevin hudgins
Gina Douthit
Russell Hilliard
Bobby & Kathy Johnson
Delberta Bowen
Larry and Sue Kramer
Margie Bogle
Ken and Tammy Haven
Gary & Terry Lane
Carl & Dana Zimmerman
Ken Jennings Jr
Ric and Becky Fopay
Mike and Sharon Gray
Carl and Brenda Bandy
Bruce & Robbin Dickey
Tara Race
Barb Bright
Phil Henson
Gary and Sherrie Kittle
Alan & Charlotte Hickox
Dana & Janet Franklin
Bud & Linda Martin
Randy & Lisa Hargis
June Payne
Jennifer Davis
Artdean,Angelia Warren
Tina Henson Branham
Holli Hilliard Schremser
Larry & Joyce Henderson
Rick and Trudy Stanford
Nancy Stanford Travis
Annie (Wilson) Hays
Micheal W & Kristal G Engelmeier
Jim and Linda (King) Grove
Casey &Debra Eastin
Schiela Wilson
Bob Johnson
Peggy Coble
Jean Guerrettaz
Judy Lusk
Jim and Jill Fehrenbacher
Joyce Watson
Larry Frost
Shirley Cartright
Dana Hosick
Sue Perrine Nolan
Donna Jo Carpenter
Clara Booth
Loy and June Stanley
Pat and Steve Henry
Ron and Mary Anne Ayers
Kim (Bickley)Welty
Chris & Bev Britton
Tawanna White
Randy & Teresa Bayler
Mark &Karen Jones
Diana & Greg Rutland
Gary & Debbie Perry
Randy Beard and Michelle Wilkins
Rick and Carolyn Perry
Jerry and Mary Ellis
Delbert & Becky Rodgers
Anna Ferguson
Kathy Brooks
David Eastin & Family
Bruce&Nannette Richards
Ed and Ruthi (Tackitt) Trowbridge
Don and Ruth Ann Lusk
Julie Childers
Steve & Misty (Wiegel) Wheeler
Wayne Eastin & Diane Johnson
Virginia Dennis
V Guerrettaz
Chad & Elizabeth Bayles
Phyllis Helm


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