Mary Lynn Flippen

May 16, 1944 - July 28, 2022
Mary Lynn Flippen

Mary Lynn Flippen, 78, of Wilmington went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, July 28, 2022. She was born in Richmond, VA on May 16, 1944 to Valville and Mary Sutton who preceded her in death.

Lynn lived life large, she did this by serving her Lord and enjoying time with her husband Jimmy and family. With so many great joys in her life she was especially enamored by the gift of her children James Keith Flippen and Jennifer Lynn Connolly. To be further blessed by her grandchildren Taryn Lynn Connolly and Finn Michael Connolly. She is also survived by her brother Tipton Sutton and sister Susan Fiore, both of Virginia Beach, VA.

A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations my be made to Lower Cape Fear LifeCare.

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  • July 31, 2022
    Nicole Ward says:
    You are in out thoughts Jim. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Nicole & Paul Ward

  • July 30, 2022
    Julie King says:
    Our deepest condolences to the family. She was loved by so many. Matt and Julie king