Mrs. Charlie Mae "Mother" King, 96 of Port St. Joe, Florida passed away on Friday, June 13, 2014. She was born on July 26, 1917, in Bagdad, Florida. She was a faithful member of Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church, where served as secretary and mother of the church for many years. During her life she worked in many areas: she taught school at Washington Elementary School in the 1940s; she served as a community secretary, performing civic duties, i.e. birth certificates, income tax preparation, employment applications, and as a clerk of several businesses in Port St. Joe, Florida. She retired from managing King's Gulf Station in 1976. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. EDT on Thursday, June 20, 2014 at Mount Carmel Missionary Baptist Church with Elder Castldera Watts and Reverend Leon Jones officiating. Visitation was held 5-7 p.m. ET at Comforter Funeral Home and was open to the public. In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite charity.
Services are under the direction of Comforter Funeral Home.