Memorial created 01-28-2016
Virginia McCray King
February 12 1935 - January 24 2016
Virginia's wedding day June 22, 1956
Virginia McCray King, resident of Clear Lake City, TX since 1967, peacefully passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2016 at the age of 80.
She was born on February 12, 1935 in Staunton, VA to the parents Rev. William Vastine McCray and Freddie Leah Gates McCray. She was married to Donahue James King of Greenville, SC, on June 22, 1956, who passed away June 30, 1972.
Virginia was a loving, caring mother and grandmother, who was involved in church and community organizations in the Bay Area for many years.
Carolyn, Virginia, Janet, Evelyn, Frances
She worked for many years in the space industry and retired from the Johnson Space Center in 1994.
She is survived by children Donna S. Smith, Bruce A. King and wife Katie M. King, Bryan L. King and wife Pamela W. King; grandchildren Jenna M. Smith, Logan J. King, Spencer W. King, Tracy L. Clark, Angela D. King; great-grandson Thomas B. Clark; and sister Frances M. Davis.
There will be a memorial graveside service on Tuesday, February 2, 2016 at 11 a.m. at The Houston National Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Dr, Houston, TX 77038.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Gateway Community Church 760 Clear Lake City Blvd. Webster, TX 77598. www.gateway-community.org.
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