Luther Thornton King, age 83, of Burkeville, left this world for his heavenly home on Wednesday, October 28, 2020.
Luther was born on February 10, 1937. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Hudson King of Burkeville; his sons, Nathan King and wife Bea, Daniel King and wife Karen; daughter, Hilma Hamilton; 10 grandchildren and 13 greatgrandchildren, sisters Josephine Belcher, Fannie Newcomb, and Miranda Dunn.
Luther was preceded in death by his parents, John T. and Sallie Booth King; brothers Dan and Raymond King; sister Viola Roberts. Luther owned and operated Luther’s Store in Burkeville for many years. Private family graveside
Private family graveside services were held. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Judes Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; or Nottoway County Emergency Squad, P.O. Box 453, Crewe, VA 23930. Arrangements entrusted to Hamner-McMillian Funeral Home, 1400 South Main St., Blackstone. Online condolences may be made at: