Jessie King

Jessie Louise King (Drover)

Saturday, September 19th, 1942 - Saturday, May 1st, 2021
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Passed peacefully away at the Carbonear General Hospital on Saturday, May 1, 2021 Mrs. Jessie L. King aged 78 years.

Leaving to mourn:
Children: Brenda (David) Barrett, Chesley (Cathy) Smith, Geoffrey (Kim) Smith, Paul (Carol Ann) Smith & Christopher (Krista) Smith
Step Children: John King, Paul (Debbie) King & Carolyn Greeley
15 Grandchildren & 15 Great Grandchildren
Brother: Arthur (Sylvia) Drover
Sisters: Dorothy Lynch & Gloria (Tom) Greeley
And number of other relatives & friends
Predeceased By:
Husband: Chesley Smith
Husband: Herman King
Parents: Joseph & Pearl Drover
Brother: Leander Drover
Step Son-in-law: Ray Greeley
Brother-in-law: Henley Lynch

The family will be receiving relatives and friends at SLADE'S FUNERAL HOME, CRANES ROAD, UPPER ISLAND COVE on Wednesday 10 A.M. - 2 P.M.

The Funeral Service will be by invitation only on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Slade's Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove.

In lieu of flowers, as expressions of sympathy donations may be made to the Jessie King Memorial Fund. (Email transfers can be sent to, password: Jessie. Please include a note stating what or whom the donation is for.)

Condolences may be written to the family at: on the Memory Wall section of the obituary. For further information please call Slade’s Funeral Home, Upper Island Cove at 589-2250.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Slade’s Funeral Home, serving Carbonear, Upper Island Cove, Bay Roberts, Spaniard's Bay and surrounding areas.
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Brad Cole

Posted at 03:36pm
Dave and Brenda

So sorry to hear of your loss. Mom sends her condolences as well. She remembers the memories your mom shared when they worked at Butts restaurant many years ago. Thoughts and prayers are with you all

Brad Kim and Daphne Cole

Mary Hearn

Posted at 12:46pm
Gloria, Tom and all family members, so sorry to hear of your sisters passing , you spoke of Jessie quite often !! Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!

Ralph & Ethel

Posted at 10:31am
So sorry to hear of Jessie's passing. Our deepest sympathy to the family, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.

Randolph Drover

Posted at 07:36am
Randolph and Cavell Drover: Deepest Sympathy to the family on the passing of a mother, and grandmother. Keep your memories near to your heart. R.I.P. Jessie

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Little and family

Posted at 06:42am
To the King and Drover family ; Sorry to hear of Jessie's passing .Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.

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