Mary L. Rink

January 7, 2019

Mary L. Rink resident of Molino, FL passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2019 at the age of 74. She was born February 28, 1944 in Foley, Alabama to the late Douglas Lay Smith and Agnes Lee Jessie Merritt.

Mary worked in retail at Tandy Leather Co., J.C. Penney, and Linens -N- Things. She enjoyed bowling and bingo with her friends through the years. After her health limited her, she took up scrapbooking.

Mary very much enjoyed shopping and coffee dates with her daughters and her sister, Patsy.

Family gatherings always brought her great joy.

Mary and John were together for over 40 years. They cared for each other deeply.

She is preceded in death by her daughter, Agnes Killen; her parents; brothers, Nolan Jones, William Smith, Thomas Smith, and Steven Merritt; and her sister, Lynda Faye Marrow.

Mary is survived by her husband, John Rink; daughter, Debbie Smith; sister, Patsy Pennington; brothers, Johnny Smith and Tom Jones; 5 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Monday, January 7, 2019, at Faith Chapel Funeral Home North. Burial will follow in Highland Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at noon, prior to services.


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