Mary Linda Mitchell passed away on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, in Brownsville, TX at the age of 65. She was born in Los Angeles, Calif., and grew up in Lookout Mountain, Ga. Mary attended the Lookout Mountain School, Girls' Preparatory School, and the University of S. Carolina in Columbia. She received an R.N. and a B.A. in Nursing, and worked as a nurse in various capacities all her life. She was preceded in death by her father, David E. Mitchell. She is survived by her husband, Maurice Kinder, of Brownsville, TX; her mother, Ruth G. Mitchell, of Lookout Mountain, Ga.; and her brother, David J. Mitchell, of Rising Fawn, Ga. She is also survived by two nieces, Mary Elizabeth (Mark) Nagle, of Indianapolis, IN and Helen H. Higgins, of Rock Spring, Ga. Arrangements for a memorial service at the Chapel By The Sea, South Padre Island, TX will be made later in November. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org or to Sea Turtle, Inc. at www.seaturtleinc.org, P.O. Box 3987, S. Padre Island, TX, 78597.