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Rory Ray Marrs

June 11, 1963 ~ May 17, 2021 (age 57)


Rory Ray Marrs, 57, of Smithville, TX was welcomed by God into His Kingdom on May 17, 2021.

Rory was born in Granbury, TX on June 11, 1963. He graduated from Smithville High School in 1981.

He married Pam Vinklarek on August 6, 1983 in Cistern, TX. In this union they welcomed two sons, Dustin and Chad. They celebrated 37 years of marriage last year.

Rory worked as a Project Manager for Aqua Water Supply in Bastrop, TX for 36 years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, BBQing, going on gambling trips, golf cart riding, and anything that involved his entire family. Being a Dad and Popa Ro were his most prideful accomplishments.

Rory is survived by his mother Jo Potts of Bastrop, TX, wife Pam Vinklarek Marrs, sons Dustin (Elizabeth) of Flatonia, TX and Chad (Cadie) of Smithville, TX, grandchildren Brycen, Brylinn, Bristol, and Ellis, brother Danny (LouAnn) of Seadrift, TX, sisters Debbie Murphy (Wayne) of Smithville, TX, Fonda Iselt (Tobin) of Dime Box, TX, and Laura Taylor of McDade, TX, brothers in law Bobby Vinklarek (Vicki) of Smithville, TX, Donnie Vinklarek of Cistern, TX, Mark Vinklarek (Sharon) of Kingsland, TX, Ronnie Vinklarek (Belinda) of Smithville, TX, and sisters in law Cathy Steinhauser (Michael) of Flatonia, TX, and Suzanne Williams (Craig) of Smithville, TX. He also leaves numerous nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews whom he adored.

Rory was greeted in heaven by his father Clifford Ray Marrs, grandparents, aunts and uncles, mother and father-in-law Edward and Joyce Vinklarek, brother and sister-in-law Johnnie and Betty Wulf, and dear friends Jimmy and Bryan Campion

Pallbearers: Danny Marrs, Buddy Armstrong, Coby Berger, Timmy Harmon, Jon Herschap, Daniel Rice, Chris Williams, Cole Williams, Rusty Williams

Honorary Pallbearers: Tobin Iselt, Wayne Murphy, Michael Steinhauser, Bobby Vinklarek, Donnie Vinklarek, Mark Vinklarek, Ronnie Vinklarek, Craig Williams

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May 23, 2021

3:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Marrs Jones Funeral Home, All Faiths of the Pines Chapel
110 American Legion Rd
Smithville, TX 78957

Recitation of the Rosary
May 23, 2021

7:00 PM
All Faiths of the Pines Chapel
110 American Legion Road
Smithville, Tx 78957

May 24, 2021

11:00 AM to 11:45 AM
St. Paul Catholic Church of Smithville (Texas)

Interment following funeral service
May 24, 2021

Oak Hill Cemetery
Hwy 95 South
Smithville, TX 78957

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