Mary Ruth Huff Pinkston, 85, daughter of Mont and Opal Huff, was born Nov. 13, 1919, at Ordway, Colo. She died Dec. 4, 2004, at Houston House.She moved to Success with her parents in 1935. She married Obediah Pinkston June 22, 1936. They had four children.The Pinkstons lived in Idaho and California for many years, returning to Missouri in 1959. She enjoyed her children and grandchildren, traveling, gardening, reading and cooking.She was baptized as a young girl in Colorado and was a member of the Roby Christian Church.She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three brothers, Roy, Carl and Herbert; five sisters, Rita, Cleo, Lois, Gladys and Juanita; and a step-granddaughter.Surviving are her children, Edmond Dale Pinkston and Dianne Ingalls of Plato, Orrin Dean Pinkston of Houston and Cheryl Haney of Success; two brothers, Mont Huff Jr. of Culdesac, Idaho, and Donal Huff of Buhl, Idaho; 10 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.Services were Dec. 7 at the Roby Christian Church with Brian Ingalls and Mike Pinkston officiating. Burial was in the Oakland Cemetery under the direction of Evans Funeral Home. “

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