- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 03 August 2011
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Graveside services for Mary Blanche Kinder, age 90 of Mount Vernon, were at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2011 at the Purley Cemetery with Rev. Bruce Blackstone officiating.
Mrs. Kinder was born Oct. 15, 1920 in Hopkins County to Draper Hightower and Blanche Hightower. She was married to O. G. Kinder.
She died Sunday, July 31 in Mount Vernon. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1996.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Carey and Sandra Kinder of Tyler; a granddaughter, Katy Collins of Tyler; and two great-grandchildren, Chloe and Rachel.