Marissa Lin Clinkinbeard

December 19, 1988 ~ September 30, 2020 (age 31)

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Marissa Lin Clinkinbeard, age 31, of Kingwood, WV formerly of Greenville, IN died, Wednesday, September 30, 2020 in Louisville, KY.

She was born on December 19, 1988 in Seoul South Korea and was the daughter of Alan and Kimberly (Reed) Clinkinbeard of Kingwood.

Marissa was very active in gymnastics where she performed and coached in Indiana and Kentucky and won the State Championships in the 4th, 5th, and 6th divisions. She loved being a Mom, an avid Harry Potter fan, and attending to her pets.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her daughter, Gabrielle Elena Wheatley; two brothers, A. Luis Clinkinbeard of Greenville, IN and Andy Clinkinbeard of Providence RI; one sister, Alicia Ann Flett of New Zealand; maternal grandparents, Neil and Jan Reed of Kingwood; one sister-in-law, Amanda Clinkinbeard of Louisville, KY; aunt and uncles, Marannne Fiorenza of Salado, TX, Stephen and Leny Reed of Summerville, SC and Tammy and Jeff Sisler of Kingwood; three cousins, Zack Sisler of Carlisle, PA, Ali Shreve of Philippi, WV and Ethan Reed of Summerville, SC; special friends, Eli Medcalf of Greenville, IN, Brian Saunders of Kingwood, Damon Harbin of Louisville, KY, Janae Cox of Morgantown, and the staff of Prime Thyme Restaurant.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Rusty Clinkinbeard and paternal grandparents, Alan and Ruby Clinkinbeard.

Friends will be received at the Rotruck-Lobb Kingwood Chapel 295 South Price Street on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00p.m. funeral service in the funeral chapel with Rev. Jonathan Nettles officiating. Interment will follow at the Maplewood Cemetery in Kingwood. Social distancing and masks are requested.

Memorial donation may be directed to The Healing Place, 1503 S. 15th Street, Louisville, KY 40210.

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October 6, 2020

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Rotruck - Lobb Kingwood Chapel
295 S. Price St.
Kingwood, WV 26537

Funeral Service
October 6, 2020

1:00 PM
Rotruck - Lobb Kingwood Chapel
295 S. Price St.
Kingwood, WV 26537


The Healing Place
1503 15th Street, Louisville KY 40210

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