(ROANOKE) Graveside services for Marie Harrington, 83, of Roanoke will be Sunday, Oct. 11, 2020, at 2 p.m. CT at Bethel East Baptist Church Cemetery, Woodland, with Bro. Keith Runels officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. on Sunday.
The family requests that everyone attending the visitation and/or funeral wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Mrs. Harrington died Tuesday, Oct. 6, at Majestic Senior Living in Bowdon, Ga.
A Randolph County native, Mrs. Harrington was born March 17, 1937, in Newell, the daughter of Robert Lee and Winnie Ruth Smith Rice. She was Christian by faith and a member of Bethel East Baptist Church. She and her husband raised chickens on their farm.
Survivors include her husband, Gordon Harrington of Roanoke; three daughters, Sheila Geter (husband, Frankie) of Bowdon, Melinda Robinson (husband, Greg) of Wedowee and Krista Traylor (husband, Thomas) of Woodland; son, Tim Harrington (wife, Lynn) of Woodland; seven sisters, Dorothy Yonder of Austell, Ga., Virginia Caldwell and Betty Sue Robinson, both of Bowdon, Faye Hickey and Geraldine English, both of Bremen, Ga., Patricia Burdette of Carrollton, Ga., and Carolyn Morgan of Woodstock, Ga.; two brothers, Edward Rice and Michael Rice, both of Bowdon; 10 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. Mrs. Harrington was preceded in death by her parents.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons.
Memorials may be floral, or the family requests donations go to Bethel East Baptist Church Cemetery Fund. Online condolences may be expressed at www.benefieldfhwedowee.com.
Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.