In Memory of




Obituary for David Anthony King

DAVID ANTHONY KING, 57, of Delta, PA, died on Monday, January 28, 2019 at Upper Chesapeake Medical Center, Bel Air, MD. Born July 28, 1961, he was the son of the late Jesse Carl and Ruth Elizabeth (Whitley) King. Known to many, David was the owner and operator of King’s Auto Service, Delta, PA. A love for music, he was a singer in his band called “Back Bone" and enjoyed listening to music groups like Johnny Cash and Lynyrd Skynyrd. A need for speed, he loved riding his Harley Davidson any chance he got.

David’s family commented “he had an infectious personality.”

David is survived by;
Three daughters,
Valerie King of Baltimore, MD
Crystal Vickers of Brogue, PA
Brook King of Red Lion, PA

Four sisters,
Janis Burris of Albemarle, NC
Sylvia Authur of High Springs, FL
Teresa Gladhill residing in Falling Waters, WV
Kathy Martin of Murfreesboro, TN

Three grandchildren,
Jayde, Maya and Faelyn Vickers

A visitation will be held on Friday, February 1, 2019 from 6 to 7 p.m. at Harkins Funeral Home, 600 Main Street, Delta, PA 17314, followed immediately by a Candle Lighting service with Jim Backert presiding. Funeral staff will be located outside to assist with parking and handicap needs. There will be no public inurnment.

In lieu of flowers, please contact Teresa Gladhill by email or call 304-274-1484 for memorial contributions.