Mrs. Marie Elizabeth Dinkins, age 72, of Thomaston, Ga., died Sept. 14, 2012 at Providence Nursing Center.Mrs. Dinkins was born on May 31, 1940 in Taylor County, Ga., to the late W.J. and Leah Edmondson. She was employed by the William Carter Company for 35 years. Mrs. Dinkins was a member of Pleasant Hill Primitive Baptist church.Survivors include her husband, Mr. Tony Dinkins of Thomaston Ga.; daughter, Mrs. Janet and Mark Sollenberger of Yatesville, Ga.; sisters Mrs. Barbara Stewart of Thomaston, Ga., Mrs. Betty and Thompson Currie of Hendersonville, N.C.; grandchildren, Jennifer Blount, Meagan Sollenberger and Kelly Blount; and great-grandchild Evan Norton.Funeral services were held on Sunday Sept. 16, 2012 at 2 p.m. from the chapel of Coggins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crystal Hill Cemetery. The family received friends at Coggins Funeral Home on Saturday Sept. 15, 2012 from 6-8 p.m.Coggins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.