Mary Elizabeth Savoie


Born: 1880
Died: February 8, 1941 in Lake Charles, Louisiana
Buried: February 11, 1941 in Goos Cemetery, Lake Charles, Louisiana  (Map 16 ?)
Father: Mamah Savoie
Mother: Mary Croker
Husband: E. John King
Married: June 3, 1896
Children: E. A. King
Lee King
James King
Charles King
Ray King
Cephas King
John David King
Margaret King
Mattie King
Priscilla King
Olive King

According to Roberta B. Doty, these individuals were buried in Goos Cemetery. There are no marked graves for them.

Lake Charles American Press, Tuesday, February 11, 1941, p. 2:


        MRS. MARY ELIZABETH KING, 61, died unexpectedly at 5:30 p.m. Saturday at her home on the English Bayou road.
        Surviving are seven sons, E. A. King of Port Arthur, Texas; Lee, James, Charles, Ray and Cephas King, all of Lake Charles; and John David King of Orlando, Fla.; four daughters, Mrs. Edgar Goodman, Mrs. J. J. Doty and Misses Priscilla and Ollie King, all of Lake Charles; one brother, Tom Savoie, and 15 grandchildren.
        Funeral services will be conducted from the family residence Tuesday morning at 10 o'clock and burial will be in the Goos cemetery with the Hixson funeral home in charge.