ORANGE PARK, Fla. Linda King, 73, died Sunday, Aug. 6, 2017, in Orange Park, Fla., after a short illness.
Memorial service wil be at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 8, 2017, at Aaron and Burney Bivens Funeral Home, 529 Kingsley Avenue, Orange Park, Fla.
Mrs. King was born Oct. 23, 1943, in Fort McPherson, Ga., to the late Margaret and William Samuel Jackson. She earned a degree in clinical nursing and had a successful career both as a practicing nurse and a nursing administrator.
Linda is survived by her four children, 10 grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as by her brother and two sisters.
Burial with her late husband, Ted King, will be at Fort Sill National Cemetery, Elgin.
Linda was a kind and loving mother and grandmother who contributed throughout her life to the happiness and well-being of everyone around her, and she will be terribly missed.