Linda Ruth (Scism) Sink

April 11, 1943 ~ March 31, 2024 (age 80) 80 Years Old
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SOPHIA – Linda Ruth Scism Sink, 80, died Sunday, March 31, 2024, at her son’s residence.

She was born April 11, 1943, in High Point and was the daughter of the late Latham Eugene and Mary Rebecca Lain Scism. She had worked as a bookkeeper with Slane Hosiery Mills and retired from Caraustar in Randleman. Linda was an active member of Mt. Gilead Church where she had taught Sunday school and was a volunteer at New Market Elementary School for several years. She enjoyed home decorating, arts, crafts, knitting, crocheting, gardening and canning.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Cynthia Ann Sink; brother, Donald Scism; and sister-in-law, Mary Hill.

Linda is survived by her husband, Charles Dwayne Sink, whom she married on March 31, 1962; two sons, Jeff Sink (Pauline) of Snow Camp and Greg Sink (Melissa) of Sophia; three grandchildren, Rachel O’Brien(Jason), Nick Sink and Gail Sink, all of Fayetteville; two great-grandchildren, Tyler Sink and Westyn Shaffer; sister, Becky Kearns of High Point; two sisters-in-laws, Barbara Black of Arcadia, NC, and Bonnie Driver (Eddie) of Wilmington; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorial service celebrating Linda’s life will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, April 3, 2024, in the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service with Pastor Randy Ingram officiating.

The family will receive friends from 12:45 to 1:45 PM Wednesday at the funeral home prior to the service.

A private burial will be held at a later date at Mt. Gilead Church Cemetery in Trinity.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Randolph, 416 Vision Drive, Asheboro, NC 27205.

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April 3, 2024

12:45 PM to 1:45 PM
Cumby Family Funeral Service - Archdale
206 Trindale Rd.
Archdale, NC 27263

Celebration of Life Memorial Service
April 3, 2024

2:00 PM
Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service (Archdale)
206 Trindale Road
Archdale, NC 27263

Private family interment at a later date.

Mt. Gilead Church Cemetery
4736 Mt. Gilead Ch Rd
Sophia, NC 27350


Hospice of Randolph
416 Vision Dr., Asheboro NC 27203
Tel: 1-336-672-9300


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