Truda Irene Pinkston, 79, of Lubbock passed away Tuesday July 31, 2012. She was born May 4, 1933. Truda loved gardening. She worked as a practical nurse and for Litton Industries. She is survived by her daughter Kayte Pike of Lubbock and her sister June Alexander of Atlanta, GA Private graveside services were at the City of Lubbock Cemetery Thursday Aug. 2, 2012.