John Kay Bing of Bethlehem, N.C.

John Kay Bing, 54 of Bethlehem, N.C., passed away Saturday, December 29, 2012 at his residence. Born August 28, 1958 in Madison W.Va., he was the son of Margaret Ann Belcher Bing and the late Marvin Lovell Bing. John was a dock builder for Westwind Marine. In addition to his mother, Margaret Ann Belcher Bing he is survived by 3 daughters: Melanie Shoemaker and husband Fred of Bethlehem, Tina Bing and fiance Paul Wilson of Hickory, N.C., Sarah Propst and husband Ryan of Taylorsville, N.C.; a son, Daniel Adkins of Taylorsville; 2 brothers: Marvin Ray Bing of Point Pleasant, W.Va., Roger Lee Bing I of Wayne, W.Va.; 3 sisters: Jo Ann Chaney, Yonnie Stover both of Gallipolis Ferry, W.Va., Patricia Flora of Apple Grove, W.Va.; mother of his children, Jo Ann Bing of Taylorsville; 7 grandchildren: Dylan, Logan, Taylor, Emma, Laressa, Chase and Ashlynn; girlfriend, Nancy Rose Woodruff of Taylorsville; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 in the Chapel of Bass-Smith Funeral Home, Hickory, N.C. with the Rev Don Ingle officiating. Burial followed at 2:00 PM on Thursday, January 3, 2013 in the Mills - Vaughn - Bing Cemetery in East Lynn, W.Va. Local arrangements were entrusted to Johnson Tiller Funeral Home, Wayne.