Grady Latham King
December 25, 1947 - April 26, 2023

Mr. Grady Latham King, age 75 of Wilmington, NC passed away at his home on Tuesday, April 26,2023.

Grady was born in East Orange, NJ on December 25, 1947 to Grady and Shirley King.

Grady graduated from Rancocas Valley Regional High School, Mt. Holly NJ in 1966. He served his country in the United States Army from 1966-1973.  He served in Vietnam 1967-1968 A Co 5 th /60 th Mechanized Inf 9 th ID 67/68 A2 Track driver. He then went to the Big Red One in Sept ’68 as a A2 track driver A Co 1 st /16 th
Mechanized Inf Big Red One 1968. He was retired from Georgia Pacific, Asheboro.

Grady is survived by his wife of 53 years, Marilyn Nippins King; Son Scott King (Karie) of Simpsonville SC. Son Brian King (Samantha) of Sophia NC. Grandchildren Justice King, Brooklynn King, Kerstin Dalton and Grayson King. Grady was preceded in death by his parents Grady and Shirley King.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date in Asheboro, NC.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Lower Cape Fear Lifecare, of Wilmington NC.

Coastal Cremations 6 Jacksonville St., Wilmington NC 28403


1 Comment

  • Samuel. F Maczko Posted May 1, 2023 1:20 pm

    Condolences to his family

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