Judi King passed away Feb. 19 in San Marcos.

She was born April 8, 1940.

Miss King graduated from Bellaire High School, where she served as editor of the school paper. She attended the University of Colorado, transferring to the University of Houston and earning a degree in art.

An accomplished artist, her real passion was gardening.

Miss King is survived by her sister, Jean King, of Glen Rose; brother, Joel King, of Driftwood; two nephews, one niece, two great-nieces, plus friends and acquaintances who shared her life over the years.

She is at last at peace and pain-free. Funeral services are to be announced.