Welcome to the memorial page for

Lynda Joann Inabinett

September 8, 1945 ~ August 31, 2017 (age 71)

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On the night of Thursday, August 31, 2017, while surrounded by her loving family, Lynda Joann Smith Inabinett, “Sissy”, age 71, of Marion, passed away at Burke Hospice & Palliative Care’s Hospice House in Valdese.  A native of McDowell County, North Carolina, born September 08, 1945, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Mildred Rhinehart Smith.


A 1963 graduate of Marion High School, Lynda worked in several doctor’s offices where she proudly served many roles.  She loved to watch, whether it be on TV or in person, sports and was known to support the North Carolina Tar Heels. 


She is survived by her loving husband of 37 years, Robert Inabinett of the home; one sister, Cindy Womick of Marion; one uncle, Dean Rhinehart and his wife, Louise and their daughter, Kim of Black Mountain; one nephew, Josh Davis and his wife, Keshia and their daughter, Aurora of Marion; several cousins; and special friend, Tommy Yoakum, also survive. 


A celebration of Miss Lynda’s life will be held on Sunday, September 03, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service with Mr. Jim Rhinehart and Mr. Daniel Womick officiating. 


In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a memorial donation in Mrs. Inabinett’s memory are asked to consider, Burke Hospice and Palliative Care, who took exceptional care of Lynda, 1721 Enon Road, Valdese, North Carolina 28690 or by visiting www.burkehospice.org.  



Charitable donations may be made to:

Burke Hospice & Palliative Care
1721 Enon Road, Valdese NC 28690
Tel: 1-828-879-1601
Web: https://www.burkehospice.org/

 Service Information

Celebration of Life
September 3, 2017

6:00 PM
Beam Funeral Service
2170 Rutherford Road
Marion, NC 28752


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