Esther King

KING, Esther Beulah Beeson, 88, of Wheeling, WV., died Monday, October 21, 2013, in the Brightwood Nursing Home, Follansbee, WV.

She was born December 13, 1924, in Bridgeport, OH, the daughter of the late John William and Ada May Smith Beeson.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three sons, Allen Joseph King, Gerald King and Roger King; a daughter, Rose Anna King Jaeger; and two brothers and four sisters.

Surviving are her five children, Patricia German of Fort Scott, KS, G. Paul King and his wife, Jennifer of Mechanicsburg, PA, Marlene Mort and her husband, Ron of Wheeling, Alice Parsons and her husband, Lewis of Wheeling and Christy Coulter and her husband, Marion of Follansbee, WV; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren and several great-great-grandchild; a sister, Katherine Starkey of Cleveland, OH; and also several nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received form 10 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 29, 2013, at the Kepner Funeral Home, 166 Kruger St., Wheeling (304-242-2311) with Rev. Harry Croft officiating. Interment in Park View Memorial Gardens, Wheeling.

Personal condolences may be made to the family