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BETTY JEAN FIGGINS KING, age 85, Cynthiana, died Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. Born in Bracken County, April 20, 1932 to the late George Earl and Martha Mae Perkins Figgins, she was a retired elementary school teacher, a volunteer for the Harrison Memorial Hospital Gift Shop and a member of the Cynthiana Baptist Church, Goldenaires Senior Group, Sunrise Homemakers and Retired Teachers Association. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Kenneth Lee King and a great grandson, Noah Lee King. She is survived by a son, Jesse Dean (Dawn) King, Tollesboro; two brothers, Robert Earl Figgins and W.O. (Roberta) Figgins, both of Bracken County; two grandchildren, Brittany Nicole (Donald) Henderson and Michael Lee King; two great grandchildren, Hunter Lee King and Alexis Dawn King and eight nephews, Gary, Ricky, Randy, John Mark, Edward, Tim, Terry and Jason and a niece, Rhonda Kay. Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Friday at Ware Funeral Home by Rev Patrick Whyte with visitation at 11:00 A.M. Burial will be in Battle Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Sunrise Children's Home 1510 Newtown Pike #120, Lexington, Kentucky 40511 . Pallbearers will be her grandson, Michael and nephews, Gary, Ricky, Randy, Edward, Tim and Terry.

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