Obituary of Betty Ann King
Mrs. Betty Ann King, 86 a resident of Lakeland passed away Sunday, June 7, 2020 at Arbor Oaks @ Lakeland Hills. Mrs. King was born July 7, 1933 in Abington, PA. to William Henry and Marie Kathryn (Barns) Corneal. Betty and her 2 sisters attended school in Abington until Betty was in the 6th grade, and then they moved to Auburndale with their grandparents. Betty graduated from Auburndale High School and went on to Polk Community College. She completed her teaching degree at USF in Tampa. Betty retired after over 40 yrs. as a teacher which she loved so much. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband – James “Jim” King; son – Jay King; granddaughter – Cheryl Lynn Clark and 1 sister – Kathleen Myers. Betty is survived by her son – Mitch King and his wife Judy of Lakeland; daughter – Kathy Logue and her husband Jimmy of Lakeland; sister – Joan Dodemead of Winter Haven; 5 grandchildren – Kevin, Keith, April, Erin & Jacob; In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Betty’s name to; Good Shepherd Hospice, 450 Arneson Ave., Auburndale, FL. 33823. A private inurnment will be held at Auburndale Memorial Park.
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