ATLANTA - The King Center has announced that Dexter Scott King 

the youngest son and third child of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Coretta Scott King, has died.

King died on Jan. 22 at the age of 62 after a "valiant battle with prostate cancer," according to the King Center. 

"He transitioned peacefully in his sleep at home with me in Malibu" 

his strongest supporter and wife of 11 years