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“Dwayne always had a smile on his face and kind words to say . Dwayne always spoke of his family with lots of love. Prayers for the family during this...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: debbie bishop - Cincinnati, OH

“Spencer, Chris told me to tell you that he is very sorry for your loss. He really liked your dad and use to talk with him at the wrestling...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: John Cornell - Cleves, OH

“Karla, Missy, and Family - We offer our thoughts and prayers. May our condolences bring you comfort. Dana and Alaric Jones ”
3 of 18 | Posted by: Dana and Alaric Jones - OH

“I always saw Dwayne with a smile on his face. Lots of love and hugs to all the family and close friends. ”
4 of 18 | Posted by: Renee Young - Englewood, OH

“Missy and family, I am so sorry to hear of Dwayne's sudden passing. Every time I saw him he was smiling. Please accept our sincerest condolences. ...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Robin Johnston Reuteman - OH

“Missy, please accept our deepest sympathy and prayers on the passing of your husband, Dwayne. ”
6 of 18 | Posted by: Jim Haferkorn - Columbus, OH

“Dwayne was a great man every time i seen him he had a smile on his face. From the first time i met him he treated me like family. I thank him for...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Coleman Beall Jr - Cincinnati, OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. We love you King familyThe Thompson's ”
8 of 18 | Posted by: andrea Thompson - Cincinnati, OH

“When I first heard the news, I couldn't believe what I had been told. It broke my heart. I worked at Planet Fitness since we opened and every day...Read More »
9 of 18 | Posted by: Hannah Davis - Friend

“My son Graig and Trevor play football together and Dwayne was at every game rooting the boys on. He wore is KING #60 Hoodies to show support for his...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: Gloria Walker - cincinnati, OH

“Thanks for all the memories big red!!!!!! You will be truly missed big bro....GoBrowns!! ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Shawn Williams - Cincinnati, OH

“Sending my Heartfelt & Sincere Condolences to The King Family. Dwayne was a very Cool and respectful person. He could brighten your day with that...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Prudence Whatley - Cincinnati, OH

“I cant tell you how many times I sat next to him at a youth wrestling tournament, it was a lot. Cheering both our kids on together. Chit chatting...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Shane Bagley - Cincinnati, OH

“Missy I am so sorry to here from Pam about your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of your loss ”
14 of 18 | Posted by: Alan Stewart - Cincinnati, OH

“Deeply saddened to hear the news of the loss of your loved one. May God Bless and keep your family. Sending lotsof love and prayers your way Mrs....Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: JULIET JACKSON - CINCINNATI, OH

“I'm so very sorry for you loss. I'm sending prayers to you and your family. ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Chastity Bagley - Cincinnati, OH

“GOD bless you Karla, I am so sorry for your loss. May the rest of the family be blessed also. Carmelita ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Carmelita Wright - Cincinnati, OH

“I've known Dwayne since high school. He was always a very cool guy. Although we didn't hang much over the years after high school I'd still see him...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: greg greenlee - Cincinnati, OH


Dwayne King, beloved husband of Missy King (nee Johnston). Loving father of Spencer and Trevor. Devoted grandfather of Braxton. Devoted son of Karla Simmons (Edward), step son of Lawrence McGowan and son in law of Doug and Vicky Johnston. Cherished grandson of Verna Cousin. Dear brother of Che McGowan and Martina Brookins and brother in law of Doug (Julie) Johnston, Beth (Dave) Wuestefeld and Adam Johnston. Nephew of Tony, Ralph, Chip (Janet) and Chris. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, other family members and friends. Passed away suddenly on Thursday, January 5, 2017, at 46 years of age. Visitation MEYER FUNERAL HOME, 5864 Bridgetown Road, on Thursday from 5:00PM to 8:00PM. Funeral Service 10:30AM on Friday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Oak Hills Youth Athletics, 6325 Rapid Run Road, Cincinnati, OH 45233. www.bjmeyer.com