Calvin Dale King was born June 17, 1959 in Dallas. He is the son of Shirlene King Garner and Calvin Durwood King.
He was educated in Ferris. Dale worked as a mechanic and painter. He made his home in Gun Barrel City.
Dale was preceeded in death by his parents, sister Diane King Renner and brother Carl Dean King.
Dale enjoyed fast boats and cars, being on the lake and hanging out with friends and family.
He is loved and will be missed by daughters Melissa King of Carrollton and Kendra King of Tool, sister Marti King Cash of Carrollton, grandchildren Brittany Triller of Tool, Chance Brock of Mabank and Caleb Cantrell of Carrollton, great-grandchildren Jordan Miller and expecting Waylon Dale and many nieces and nephews. He will also be missed by his family in Tennessee and many other family and friends from Texas.
His celebration of life will be at 2 p.m. Jan. 25 at The Red Barn at 5120 Wyatt Earp, Log Cabin. Call (903) 292-3944 if you need directions.