Jimmie Edward King


Funeral Services for Jimmie Edward King of Winfield, MO will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, December 21, 2018 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Winfield.  Rev. Jerome Gennana will officiate with burial in Whispering Winds Cemetery near Winfield.  Serving as pallbearers will be Timmy King, Stephen King, Travis King, Ronnie King, Wade King and J.R. Eller.

Mr. King, 57, passed away early Sunday morning, December 16, 2018 at his home in Winfield.  Born October 1, 1961 in Corning, AR, he was the son of Derrell and Violet Ruth Jackson King.  Jimmie was a forklift driver for J&J Snack Foods in Moscow Mills, MO, retiring in April of 2017.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Derrell and Violet King; one brother, Don King; and three sisters: Bonnie King, Connie King and Rita Roettjer.

Survivors include his companion, Jane Vernitte of Winfield; his daughter, Tera King and her fiancĂ©, Steve Zotta, of Winfield; two step-sons: Jack Eller and his wife, Kim, of Winfield and Jeremy Vernitte of Sunrise Beach, MO; and nine grandchildren: Bryce King, Brayden King, Ian Beshears, Kristin Eller, Tyler Eller, J.J. Vernitte, Lyla Vernitte, Brantley Vernitte and Addie Vernitte.  Jimmie also leaves three brothers: Larry King and his wife, Darlene, of Foley, MO, Johnny King of St. Louis, MO and Ronnie King of Winfield; one sister, Sharon King and her husband, David, of Elsberry, MO; one brother-in-law, Jim Roettjer, of Troy, MO; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Funeral Services at 1:00 p.m. Friday, December 21, 2018 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home in Winfield.  Memorials may be made to the Family of Jimmie King in care of Carter-Ricks Funeral Home , 3838 East Highway 47, P.O. Box 253, Winfield, MO 63389.