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Harrison Samuel King

May 6, 1947 ~ April 28, 2019 (age 71)
Granville – Harrison “Sam” King died unexpectedly Sunday April 28, 2019. He was born in Westfield, MA May 6, 1947 to the late Harrison F. and Arlene (Barry) King. He spent his whole life in Granville, retiring from the town public works department and working for Blossoming Acres in Southwick as a farmer. He was a simple, salt-of-the earth man who loved animals, gardening, reading cowboy books, and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren, who he taught to fish and love the outdoors. He will be deeply missed by his daughter Katy Wilkinson and her husband Christian, his son Richard King and his former wife and family friend Deborah Clark, and his grandchildren Emily, Sawyer, William and Olivia. Donations may be made in Sam’s name to the Granville Fire Department P.O. Box 247, Granville, MA, 01034, and the Future Farmers of America at National FFA Organization 6060 FFA Drive Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960. Services will be held privately by the family at a later time. To leave a message of personal condolence, or for more information, please visit
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