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Derry Louis King

November 12, 1966 March 27, 2019
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Derry Louis King, 52 of Industry, Texas passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at his work place in Industry, Texas.

Derry was born November 12, 1966 to the late Howard King, Sr. and Willie Mae King of Industry, Texas. Derry was the youngest of eight children. He attended Bellville High School, Bellville, Texas.

He received his start of playing the guitar and singing under the gospel group “The Original Soul Invaders”.

Derry confessed his life at a young age under the leadership of Reverend Sherman Franks of Cherry Chapel United Methodist Church in Industry, Texas. Derry was the baddest bass player on this side of God’s green earth. Derry played alongside of his brother, cousins and son in the gospel group “The New Soul Invaders”, which have been together 30 plus years.
He worked at Pork City Stockyard for 15 years, at Bellville ISD for 10 years, Fayette ISD for 5 years and he was employed with Industry TX. LLC in Industry, Texas, where he was a supervisor.

He met his beautiful wife Felicia of 30 years at church and from their union three children were born; Jessica, Derrick and Brittany.

He believed in providing for his family. He was a loving father, husband and grandfather (Pawpaw). He loved fishing, working in the yard and being a comedian.

Derry is preceded in death by his father, brother, father-in-law, sister-in-law, grandmother and grandfather.

Derry leaves to mourn his wife, Felicia, two daughters, Jessica (James) Stewart, Brittany King; one son, Derrick (Macey) King; four grandchildren, Giovanni (Gee-Gee), Ginaveve (Boodii), Nevaehly (Vaehly) and Derrick Jr.,(Booger J.) all of Burton, Texas. His mother, Willie Mae King, Industry, Texas; five sisters: mother-in-law, Belvia Lewis, Brenham, Texas; five sisters; Ora Nell Parker, Katy, Texas, Genette (Gary) Taylor, Missouri, Texas, Merlean Henry, Industry, Texas, Shirlean (Robert) Mays, Industry, Texas, Mable Hall, Industry, Texas, one brother; Howard (Lisa) King, San Antonio, Texas, sister-in-laws; Rhonda Hutchinson, Shawn (Quentin) Turner, Brenham, Texas, and brother-in-law, Michael Lewis of Tennessee Colony, Texas, five aunts; Mable Crathers, Novella King, Alice Williams, Shay (Charles) Robertson, Dorothy (Herbert), Shelby, Texas; two uncles; Michael Davis, George Green, great aunts; Eveline Gentry, Mattie Mays, great uncle; Charlie King, goddaughter; Nesha Lewis, godson; Tyrone Cross, Jr., special cousins; Jeffery Crathers, Rodney Green, and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, relatives and friends


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10:00 AM 3/30/2019 10:00:00 AM - 10:45 AM 3/30/2019 10:45:00 AM
Bellville High School

850 Schumann Road
Bellville, TX 77418

Bellville High School
850 Schumann Road Bellville 77418 TX
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30

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11:00 AM 3/30/2019 11:00:00 AM
Bellville High School

850 Schumann Road
Bellville, TX 77418

Bellville High School
850 Schumann Road Bellville 77418 TX
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30

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11:00 AM 3/30/2019 11:00:00 AM
Karmichael Cemetery

Schoenau Road
New Ulm, TX 78950

Karmichael Cemetery
Schoenau Road New Ulm 78950 TX
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