Dr Leslie Harris King
March 26, 1957 ~ November 15, 2008
Memorial services for Dr. Leslie Harris King of Porter, Texas will be at 12 noon on Saturday, November 22, 2008 at Reeder-Davis Funeral Home Chapel in Hughes Springs with Brian Johnson officiating. Dr. King died November 15, 2008. He was born March 26, 1957 in Bryan-College Station. He was an anesthesiologist, practicing at Kingwood Hospital in Kingwood, Texas. Dr. King earned his bachelor degree in zoology at the University of Texas in Austin, and his medical degree at Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, studying under Dr. Pepper Jenkins, a native of Hughes Springs. He served his residency also at Southwestern Medical School. Dr. King was an avid outdoorsman. He loved snow skiing, hunting, fishing and skydiving. He was preceded in death by his parents Roy and Paula Jane King and grandparents Loy and Reece Russell and Arvell and Sim King. Dr. King is survived by his children Bryce and Allie King of Orlando, Florida; his brother and sister-in-law Dr. Lewis and Karen King; niece and nephew Rebecca and Hunter King, all of Gilmer and an aunt Jackie Moreland of Hughes Springs.