Jennifer King

Jennifer Rae King, a dedicated, loving mother and hardworking employee passed away on August 20, 2022. Jennifer was born on December 16, 1975, to Gerald Lynn and Sandy (Eaton) Archer. Jennifer’s smile lit up a room and set people at ease. In her youth Jennifer was a member of the Community Riders 4-H club taking part in various activities including riding her horse and barrel racing during the 4-H rodeo. Jennifer was a 1994 graduate of Olivet High School.
Jennifer loved spending time in the kitchen especially at Christmas which was her favorite holiday. She is known for her Christmas cookies and baking and decorating cakes. Her favorite cake may have been the wedding cake she baked for her son Jacob and his bride Salena. Highly respected by her coworkers at Consumers Energy, Jennifer worked as an exceptional customer service agent for many years and was a trainer for new employees at Consumers. Family was the central part of her life and she will be missed by each one, even her two cats.
Jennifer leaves behind her parents, Gerald (Sandy) Archer; children, Jacob (Salena) Emery, Jared Emery, and Hannah King. She was preceded in death by her brother, Andrew Archer and nephew, Seth Archer.
The family hosted a celebration of her life on Friday, August 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Pray Funeral Home with Pastor Charles Jenson officiating. If desired, the family has suggested memorial contributions to the Gift of Life or The Humane Society in her memory. Memories may be shared on her tribute page at
Jennifer’s funeral was webcast so you may watch it from any computer, smartphone, or mobile device that has internet access. Go to, click on Jennifer’s tribute, then click on Photos and Videos from your computer (or Media from your smart phone).