In Memory of



Obituary for Ms. Tyko Watkins-King

Ms. Tyko King leaves to cherish her memory to her second husband, Mr. Robert King of Brundidge, AL.; her four surviving children, William W. Van, III of Orlando, FL, Joan (Lorenzo) Van- McCall of Belleville, IL, LaMarkus S. Van, Sr. of East St. Louis, IL, and Ciara (Aaron) Van-Wade of Washington Park, IL; her favorite aunt and caregiver, Danella Watkins of St. Louis, MO; three sisters, Mia Ellison of East St. Louis, IL, Twanna (Mark) Ellison-Mosley of Orlando, FL, and Mesha Ellison of St. Louis, MO; three brothers, Alex Ellison, Jr. of Jacksonville, FL, Fontanos Ellison of Cahokia Heights, IL., Trevorous Ellison of Shiloh, IL.; three granddaughters, Zamira Wade, Journei McCall, Ky’Layiah Armani Ja’Net Van; five grandsons, Shamon Van, Kenwyn Horne, Aaron Wade, Jr., Demetrius Wade, and William W. Van IV; five great-grandchildren; favorite cousin, Nancy Nelson of Alton, IL; and a host of nieces nephews, cousins, family and friends.