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Omar King



11:00 on 2018-03-09
Scales & Sons Funeral Home, 314 E. State Street, Murfreesboro, TN

Visitation With The Family:
12:00 on 2018-03-10
Smith Fork Tabernacle, 2701 Halls Hill Pike, Murfreesboro TN

Celebration of Life:
13:00 on 2018-03-10
Smith Fork Tabernacle, 2701 Halls Hill Pike, Murfreesboro TN

The Service of Committal & Interment:
14:00 on 2018-03-10
Evergreen Cemetery, Murfreesboro, TN

Omar Lee King was born on August 12, 1929 to Sarah and Albert
Omar received her education in the Rutherford County School
Omar confessed hope in Christ and was a member of Ebenezer
Primitive Baptist Church. She loved singing in the church choir,
cooking and flowers. Her love was so immeasurable for children
that she was known as the neighborhood babysitter.
Omar was a nurturer who loved her family, and was a devoted and
loving mother of twelve children.
She is preceded in death by daughter, Anna Elizabeth Mayes; son,
Albert Washington Mayes; her parents, Albert and Sarah Gooch;
brothers, James, Henry Lee, Bobby and Sterling Gooch; sister,
Mattie Watkins.
Omar leaves to cherish her memories her devoted daughters, Linda
(John Henry) Randolph, Lillie Mays, Judy Mays, Connie Malone
and Orthea King; sons, Danny (Gail) Mayes, Jermone (Wanda)
Mayes, Jimmy Mayes, Ralph (Jaquline) King and Benny King;
stepson, Ronnie Rankin; brothers, Al Terry (Shanahana) Gooch,
Charles Gooch and James Gooch; sisters, Emily Gooch, Dorothy
(Nathan) Ridley and Barbara Gooch; sister-in-law, Mary Frances
Gooch; god-daughter, Brenda Hooks; friends, Bula McCord, Mary
Walls and Linda Wade; a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren,
great-great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other family members
and friends.

Scales and Sons Funeral Home

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