Word has been received of the November 12 death of Mary Lou Allen Fink, a former faculty member in the Education department at Grace College. She was also the widow of the late Dr. Paul Fink, former professor at Grace Theological Seminary and Liberty University School of Religion.
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m., Friday, November 14, at Grace Baptist Church, 337 Lakeview Dr., Madison Heights, VA 24572-5338. The funeral will be held at the church at 1 p.m., Saturday, November 15, 2014.
Her obituary appears below. Click here for additional information and photos.
Mary Allen Fink, 84, of Madison Heights, went home to be with her Lord, Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at the home of her son, Jerry in Forest. She was the loving and devoted wife of the late Dr. Paul Richard Fink.
Born September 28, 1930 in Long Beach, CA, she was the daughter of the late Charles Edgar Allen, Jr. and Marie Elfrida Harris Allen. Mrs. Fink was a retired College Professor at Liberty University School of Education and was also a retired secretary of the Amherst County Electoral Board. She was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Madison Heights.Mrs. Fink is survived by six children, Anne Marie Truax and husband Jesse of Salem, Catherine Joann Eubank and husband Mark Steven of Monroe, MI, Dawn Renee Hite and husband Chris of Cheyenne, WY, Glenn Allen Fink and wife Sherrill of Richland, WA, Jerry Lee Fink and wife Lisa of Forest and Gary Wayne Fink and wife Leecy, of Madison Heights.
Mrs. Fink is also survived by twenty grandchildren, Kristen N. Truax, Jesse D. Truax, Jr., Heather M. Truax, Allison K. Fink, Ryan E. Fink, Jerry L. Fink, Jr., Spencer L. Fink, Dylan M. Bishop, Raven N. Bishop, Daniel S. Eubank, Rebekkah R. Eubank, Jonathan T. Eubank, Hannah E. Hite, Mary C. Hite, Julius C. Hite, Madeline S. Fink, Cameron P. Fink, Jenna K. Fink, Eliza G. Fink, and Amelia M. Fink and three great grandchildren, Jackson D. Truax, Gracie J. Truax, and Charlee A. Truax.
A funeral service will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 15, 2014 at Grace Baptist Church with the Rev. Jesse D. Truax and the Rev. Dan Lee officiating. The private family interment will follow at Fort Hill Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m., Friday, November 14, 2014 at Grace Baptist Church.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions are asked to consider the Liberty University School of Education.