Mina King

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Mina King

1950 - 2018

Ms. Mina King, daughter of the late Barry Cooper and Hattie King was born December 25, 1950 in Lakeland, Georgia. She attended Valdosta, Georgia city schools and was a graduate of the class of 1969.
On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018, she laid down her sword of this life, and slipped away into the arms of the Lord.
Mina King moved to Washington, DC in 1969 to continue her education and pursue her professional career. In 1973 she graduated Summa Cum Laude from Howard University in Washington, DC where she received a Bachelor of Art Degree in Psychology. Mina King was a certified public account, CPA and employed by The Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International (HSMAI) for over 20 years. Additionally, she was a CPA and employed by Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) and NARAL Pro-Choice America until her health failed.
Her beautiful life will forever be cherished in the lives of her siblings: Geneva King, Fannie King Tillman-Forde, Freddie King and Kenneth King. Additionally, she leaves two sisters-in-law: Myra King and Loretta King all of Valdosta, Georgia.
She was tremendously loved by her nieces and nephews: Deborah King, Litenette Guice (Anthony Guice), Tammy Nelson (James Nelson), Cedric Tillman, Valencia Tillman, Stacie King, Monica Wilson (Samuel Wilson), Kimberly King (Pableto Pinnock), Carlos Tillman, Shunnetta Mitchell (Travis Mitchell), Kena King and Janethia. She also leaves behind a host of nieces and nephews.
She adored and cherished the memories that was shared with the children of her aunt, Rosa Mae Williams (proceeded her in death), and often express their sister/brother relationship. Additionally, she valued the memories she shared with her cousin, Bernie Gaines.
Celebration of Life, Saturday at 1:00 P.M. at the Friendship Freewill Baptist Church. Interment, Sunset Hill Cemetery.
-Harrington Funeral Home
Published on August 9, 2018
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4 posts

Gamble Hayden
Aug 16, 2018
I worked with Mina years ago at SIIA, and I am so sorry to hear about her death -- my thoughts and prayers are with her family, RIP my friend!
Johnnie M Wells
Aug 10, 2018
My sincere condolences to your family and prayers to comfort and strengthen them during this time.
Johnnie Wells
Aug 10, 2018
My sincere condolences to your family and prayers to strengthen and comfort them. You will always be in the hearts of the class of 1969.
Molly Lane Ponder
Aug 09, 2018
Thinking of you,wishing you hope in the midst of sorrow,comfort in the midst of pain.
Mina will be in our hearts and memories