Obituary: Kathy Lynn Burbrink

June 21, 1957 – May 24, 2020

Kathy Lynn Burbrink, 62, of Mitchel, passed away Sunday, May 24, 2020, at her residence.

Born June 21, 1957, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Harry Eugene and Shirley Maxine (Pierce) Tolbert.  She married John Andrew Burbrink on October 6, 2001, and he preceded her in death on February 21, 2016.

Kathy retired from General Electric and was a 1975 graduate of Bloomington High School South.  Kathy was the best mom.

Survivors include her sons, Michael Joe (Darlene) Pinnick of Paoli, Christopher Brian Pinnick of Mitchell and Nicholas Lee (Stephanie) Pinnick of Bedford; mother, Shirley Tolbert of Bedford; grandchildren, Melody Rose Pinnick, Ryan Alan (Alexis) Pinnick, Brian Wayne Pinnick, and Samantha (Dewey) Riffel, and Bailey Pinnick; great-grandchildren, Kaidence Pinnick, Waylon Pinnick, Demetrick Riffel, and Michelle Riffel; siblings, Paul Tolbert of Mitchell; Teresa Terrell of Mitchell and Tammy Pridemore of Wisconsin.

Her father and husband preceded her in death.

The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 27, at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center. Cremation will follow.

Memorial gifts can be made in Kathy’s memory to the Alan Wood Memorial Scholarship.

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