Marie E. King departed this life on Jan. 16, 2022 peacefully in Snow Hill. 

Born to “Prettyman” and Ester she was youngest of three children.  Throughout her years of living Marie developed a strong love for reading and became a proofreader for Moores Business Forms, in Snow Hill, Maryland.

Although Marie never married or had children her family was very important to her. She would encourage gathering and just being together. Marie was the glue that held them together and the source for strength and wisdom.  

She was preceded in death by her parents Aloysius “Prettyman” and Esther, her brother Walter King and her sister Catherine Jones, both of Delmar, Del. 

Marie leaves to cherish her memories Gary (Robin) Jones, James (Phyllis) King, William (Joan) King and Ronald (Tammy) King all of Delmar; Ellen (Daniel) Bowden, Steve (Trudy) Jones of Laurel, Karen (Vic) Holston of Seaford and Julie (Mack) Debord of Saltville, Va. in addition to a host of great nieces and nephews.

A celebration to honor Marie’s life was held on Feb. 2, at Holloway Funeral Home in Salisbury.