Gloria Ann King
March 13, 1943- September 7, 2021
Gloria Ann (Stallings) King, 78, of Chesapeake Beach passed away September 7, 2021. She was born March 13, 1943 in Jewell, MD to James Edward and Alice Louise (Smith) Stallings. Gloria was raised in Chesapeake Beach and graduated from Calvert High School. She married James Gardiner King in March of 1961 and they made their home in the Beach. She was a purchase officer for Marriott Distributors. She also loved her job at Twin Shields Golf Course, where she worked as a server and in the snack bar. Gloria loved dancing, gardening, shopping, listening to country music, especially County Memories, decorating and cooking for the holidays, crabs, sweets and chocolate. She also enjoyed watching Lifetime and Hallmark movies, especially the Christmas ones, Fox News and Sunday morning preachers.
Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, James. She is survived by children Marie Antoinette “Toni” King of Lothian, Rhonda Renee King Chaney of Chesapeake Beach and James Mark King and wife Laura of St. Leonard. Also surviving are grandchildren Jacob Wesley King and Ashely Nicole Stinnett, sister Pearl Dowell of Owings, special niece Angie Lynn Dowell of Hollywood, grand-dogs Cowboy and Rocco, grand-cat Snaps as well as extended family, friends, nieces and nephews.
Masks will be required in the funeral home during the visiting and service.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021