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Mr. John L. Flint

March 2, 1954 ~ January 29, 2024 (age 69) 69 Years Old

John Flint Obituary

John L. Flint, 69 of Southgate, Michigan passed away on January 29, 2024. John was born on March 2, 1954, to Glaven and Roosevelt Pinkney, in Ridgeland, South Carolina, but raised in Cincinnati, Ohio for most of his life. 

John attended Hughes High School; however, he graduated from Mt. Healthy High School in 1973. He was employed at Ford Motor Company for 10 years, and B & V Construction for 20 years upon retiring.

John was a quiet and caring person who loved his family. He enjoyed praying, watching TV, especially football and basketball with his wife and daughter. He was a loving father and husband and will be greatly missed. 

John is survived by his wife, Sherri Flint of Southgate, MI, 2 daughters: Janel Ball of Inkster, MI., Oriane Flint of Southgate, MI, 2 Granddaughter’s: Briana Reid of Inkster, MI; Lauryn Calloway of Inkster, MI; Oriane Flint, his mother, Glaven Pinkney, of Mt. Healthy, OH.;  3 brothers: Cornel (Bonnie) Pinkney of Cincinnati, OH; Carmel Pinkney of Cincinnati, OH; and Chris Pinkney of Cincinnati, OH; an Aunt, Delores Hardy of Inkster, MI; an uncle, Andrew (Katherine) Flint of Georgia and a host of nieces, extended family, and friends. John is preceded in death by, his Grandparents James and Julia Flint, two uncles: Joseph Lewis Flint, and Jimmie Flint, four Aunts: Mary Flint, Louise Flint, Betty Land, and Rosa Belle.

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Family Gathering
Friday
February 9, 2024

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home-Westland
4670 S. Inkster Rd
Westland, MI 48186

Memorial Service
Friday
February 9, 2024

11:00 AM
Chapel of the Chimes Funeral Home-Westland
4670 S. Inkster Rd
Westland, MI 48186

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