Graveside services for Minnie Pearl Kinson, 85, of Mabank are scheduled in Palestine, Texas for 10 a.m., Friday, July 14, 2017, at Palestine City Cemetery with Chaplain Kevin Moore officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Herrington / Land of Memory Funeral Home.
Mrs. Kinson passed away peacefully at Mabank Nursing Home on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. She was born July 10, 1932, in Mexia, Texas to S.T. Walpole and Minnie Lee Smith Rountree. Mrs. Kinson was a housewife and Church of Christ member. She loved to read, and play her handheld game, and enjoyed the time she could spend with her family. She was preceded in death by: her husband, Oliver Kinson; her parents; six brothers; a son, Jerry Don Kinson; and a daughter, Cathy R. Kinson.
Survivors include: her son, Lee Kinson of Palestine; daughters, Carol Kinson Heron of Mabank, Gloria Kinson May of Malakoff, Paula Kinson Bolt and husband Dennis of Mabank, Sharron Kinson Galliford and husband Bill of Kerens, Shannon Kinson Greer of Palestine; daughter-in-law, Nellie Kinson of Palestine; brother, George Rountree of Fairfield; sisters, Jean Bell of Mabank and Wanda Gregory of Floresville;19 grandchildren;29 great-grandchildren;7 great-great-grandchildren; and numerous other nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends.
Pallbearers will be Zach Wood, Christopher Hagood, Garrett Fletcher, Robert Rainey, Clayton Flowers and Jerry Kinson. Honorary pallbearers are Minnie's sons, grandsons and great-grandsons.
A visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Thursday, July 13, 2017, at Herrington / Land of Memory Funeral Home in Palestine.
Mrs. Kinson loved the people at Mabank Nursing Home. Her family would like to give special thanks to all of the nursing home staff, the VNA Hospice and Dr. Eric.
View online at www.herringtonfuneral.com.
Published on  July 12, 2017