Virginia Carolyn King

Virginia Carolyn King

April 2, 2022, 71, Goldsboro –

Virginia Carolyn King, 71, of Goldsboro passed away Saturday at Wayne UNC Health Care. She was the daughter of the late Henry and Mallie Brock and was married to Kenneth King. She was a homemaker for her family and enjoyed going fishing, trips to the mountains on vacation, and watching her children and grandchildren play sports. Mrs. King was a very dependable person.

A celebration of life service will be held on Wednesday at 6:00 P.M. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home with Rev. Andrew Price officiating. The family will receive friends following the service. The family asks that everyone wear bright colors in Mrs. King’s memory.

In addition to her husband of 48 years, Mrs. King is survived by her children, Carolyn Michelle Gonzalez and husband, Miquel of Kenansville, Brandi King and husband, Scott of Faison, Candace S. King of Mt. Olive and Paris Verme and husband, Chris of Goldsboro; a sister Kathy Gardner and husband, Wayne of Goldsboro; grandchildren, Amity Beard, Alek Sharpe, Chase King, Raven King, Addison King, Caroline Stovall, Dylan Strickland, Christopher Strickland, Brianna Verme, Hayli Verme, A.J. Verme, and Chole Verme; and great-grandchildren, Trista Sharpe, Aidan Beard, and ShyAnn Beard.

Flowers are welcome or donations may be made to Wayne County Emergency Medical Services.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home is serving the King family and online condolences may be directed to