Herman King, age 73 of Red Boiling Springs, TN passed away Tuesday evening, May 10, 2011 at the Macon County General Hospital in Lafayette, TN. Funeral Services for Herman King were conducted Friday afternoon, May 13, 2011 at 2 p.m. from the Anderson & Son Funeral Home Chapel in Red Boiling Springs, TN with E.C. Meadows officiating.

Interment followed in the Anderson & Son Memorial Park. His family and friends served as pallbearers. Herman was born Wednesday April 27, 1938 in Macon County, Tennessee, one of six siblings born to the late Almond and Melissie Dunham King. On December 17, 1978, he married the former Billie Cain, who preceded him in death on April 3, 2007. In addition to his wife and parents, he was also preceded in death by his daughter, Karen King, sister, Naomi King Atkins and brother, Bobby King. Herman was a businessman. Survivors include: daughters & son-in-law, Becky & Tommy Porter, Gallatin, Susan King, Carthage, sons and daughters-in-law, Ricky King, Gallatin, Herman & Angie King, Jr., Lafayette, Kevin & Joyce King and Kelly King all of Red Boiling Springs, sister, Rachel Knight, Lafayette, brothers & sisters-in-law, Paul King, Jerry & Melanie King and Gracie King all of Lafayette, 12 grandchildren.