Mary Virginia Fargus Kling

Mary Virginia Fargus Kling, 87, of Cartersville, Ga., died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017, at Mount Berry Hospice in Rome, Ga.

She was born Aug. 7, 1929, in Lock Haven to the late Adrian and Agnes Douty Fargus.

Mary retired from Penn State University and was a pianist and choir director at Clintondale United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading and loved listening to music and spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband Robert Kling.

Survivors include her daughter, Cindy (Robert) Fetzer; her son, Robert (Beverly) Kling; grandchildren Angela Vanderberg, Jennifer (Jason) Anthony, Robert Kling Jr., Michael (Ashley) Kling; and five great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at Clintondale United Methodist Church in Clintondale at a later date.

Parnick Jennings Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to serve the family of Mary Kling; please visit to share memories or to leave a condolence message.