Mary Darnell Flinchum, 89, passed away Thursday, May 16, 2019 at FirstHealth Hospice House, surrounded by family.

Funeral Service will be 3:00 PM, Sunday, May 19, 2019 at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, Camp Easter Road, where she was a member, with the Reverend Gregg Newton and Reverend Brad Marona officiating.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service beginning at 2:00 PM and at other times at the home of her daughter, Susan Blue.

Mary was a native of Moore County.  She worked for over 30 years as an Invoice Clerk for JP Stevens.  She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Mary was a wonderful cook and enjoyed preparing family meals.  She was active in her church as a Sunday School teacher, member of the choir and loved to work with the Christmas programs and decorations.  Mary liked to fish, read and care for her vegetable garden. She was a daughter of the late Oliver Lee and Mary Marsh Darnell and was preceded in death by brothers: John and A E Darnell; sister: Margaret D. Richardson.

Mary is survived by son: Gerald Flinchum and wife Gail, of Thomasville;  daughters: Susan Blue and husband Charles, of Carthage, Sharon Sweat and husband Marshall, of Seven Lakes, Amy Anderson, of Pensacola, Fl; 8 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to FirstHealth Hospice, 150 Applecross Road, Pinehurst, NC 28374.

Fry and Prickett Funeral Home is honored to serve the Flinchum family.

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  1. Sympathy & prayers to each of you in the passing of your loved one.
    Mary Lee could always make you laugh. She was a joyful person.

  2. Mary Lee was a sweet and caring lady, she will be missed by friends and especially family, enjoy the good memories till you meet again!

  3. Mary Lee was so loved. She always made me laugh and I enjoyed our visits. A good lady. Prayers for her entire family. Prayers for peace.

  4. So sorry to hear of Mary Lee’s passing.-  She was such a sweet lady with a wonderful sense of humor.-  Prayers for her precious family.

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