David Allen King


(Dec. 1, 2008)

David Allen King, of Powell, died Monday, Dec. 1, in an early morning collision near Cody. He was 49.

He was born June 16, 1959, in Roswell, N.M., to Richard and Mary G. Haynie Ellis. He married Lois Elaine Ferdig on June 3, 1988, in Lovell, and they made their home in Powell. He served 21 years in the United States Air Force, and was an IT Tech at West Park Hospital in Cody. He enjoyed golfing, fishing, hunting, camping, computers, and spending time with his family.

David is survived by his wife, Lois, his mother, Mary G. Ellis of Tucson, Ariz., son Scott Reid of Buffalo, S.D., brother Steve (Debbie) King of Tucson, Ariz., and nephews Kenny and Kyle King of Tucson.He was preceded in death by his father, Richard Ellis.

Services will be held at Thompson Funeral Home on Friday, Dec. 5, at 5 p.m.

Thompson Funeral Home assisted with arrangements.