Adrian Timothy King December 19, 1952 – April 5, 2018

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Adrian’s life story is a story of a gentle soul who found hope in good people, beautiful places and loyal pets. He was born December 19, 1952, at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada, to his parents, Adrian Williford King and wife, Barbara Jane Cowardin. He died April 5, 2018.

Tim is one of 4 children, and is survived by his 3 sisters, Stephenie, Sherry, and Kathy. He is also survived by his wife of 38 years, Josephine King, his children, Lisa Wisenbaker and her husband Royce, Laura Hunt and her husband Mason, Brian King, and a grandson, Rami Hunt. He also leaves behind loved nieces and nephews and beloved animal companions, Yojo, Milo, Delphina and Lucy.

Adrian was active in AA and received his 40 year chip in July 2017. He loved helping others and rejoiced with them in the fruits of work well done. He had a way of making people feel comfortable, especially those who felt like they were outsiders. He was not perfect, and he encouraged others to embrace their imperfections as well because that is what makes people interesting and lovable. His friends and family remember him as a loving and giving man who provided unwavering support to them and always encouraged them to do what made them happy. He loved being a father and encouraged his children to follow their hearts and be themselves. He frequently found peace in nature as well as being around animals. His pets and those of his children were treated and loved like his other family members. Adrian was a strong man who used his strength to help and love others. He will be sorely missed and remembered fondly. May he rest in peace.

Visitation with the family will be 6-8 pm on Monday, April 9, 2018, at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville. The Rosary will begin at 7:00 pm.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 am, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Duncanville. Burial will follow at Little Bethel Memorial Park in Duncanville.