Alfred Maddox Arrington, died at his residence on Jackson, St., Thomson, Ga., on March 30, 1940. He was 61 years old. Husband of Sarah Arrington. Funeral conducted Monday. Interment in the Arrington Family Cemetery. S. A. Blanchard Funeral Home, Thomson, Ga.
Almira Bertha Cofer Arrington, 81, died September 26, 1993. Funeral conducted at Stapleton Baptist Church. Interment in the church cemetery. Native of Taliaferro County. Member of the Baptist Women's Mission Union. She was a Sunday school teacher. Sons, Charles R. Arrington, Stapleton and Mack Arrington, McBean; daughters, Mary Helen Landrum, Stapleton, Lara Kirby Verbeck, Banning, California, and Ruth Jones Blanchard, Avera. Sisters, Mattie Jane Wiegand, San Antonia and Dorothy Singleton, Harlem. M. W. Callaway and Sons. Notes: Bertha was born in 1909. She was the wife of Patrick L. "Pat" Arrington, born 1903 and died 1972.
Bell Rowland Arrington, Wrens, Ga., age 65, died at the Kennerstone hospital in Marietta on 12-4-1952. Interment in the Mt. Moriah Methodist churchyard, Native of Jefferson County. Made her home in Smyrna for the past three months. Member of the Church of God. Survivors: sons, J. E. Arrington, Smyrna, Rufus Arrington, Matthews, C. F. Arrington, Wrens and Fred Arrington, Augusta; brothers, C. H. Rowland and W. T. Rowland, both of Augusta and B. F. Rowland of Aiken.
Buna Stelle Arrington, Wrens, Ga, age 73 died 7-9-1957 when she was hit by a truck about two miles north of Wrens. Interment in the Wrens City Cemetery. Wife of Silas J. Arrington; sons, Hardy Arrington, Horace Arrington, both of Matthews, Ga., Willie Obed Arrington of Port Wentworth, Ga.,; daughters, Mrs. Beatrice James, Mrs. Flossie McDonald and Mrs. Idell Dixon all of Matthews,Ga. A native of Washington County, Ga., the daughter of the late John Warthen and Mrs. Sara Arrington Warthen. She was educated in Washington County and moved to Jefferson County as a young girl. 7-10-1957
Catherine Salvato Arrington, age 34, died in an auto collition in Augusta, Ga. Funeral services conducted at St. Mary's On The Hill Catholic Church. Interment in Newark, N. J., her native home. She was a beautician. She had lived in Augusta six years. A veteran of WWII, having served as a WAC. She made her home at 2137 Shirley Avenue. Survivors include her husband, Zettie Arrington; her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Nicholas Salvato of Newark; two sisters, Mrs. Elizabeth Pentz and Teresa Salvato, both of Newark; three brothers, John Salvato of Newark, Orlando Salvato of California and Randolph Salvato of Mexico.
Carpenter Newman Arrington, 65, 538 Camelia Drive, Martinez, died Thursday 12-25-1980 in a Richmond County hospital. He was the widower of Madelyn Lightfoot Mills Arrington. Interment in Hillcrest Memorial Park with Edgar Murrah officiating. A native of Jefferson County, but lived in Augusta for 50 years and Martinez for 8 years. He was an upholsterer. Survivors include one stepson, Robert J. Mills, Martinez, one brother, Tom Arrington, Stone Mountain, Ga. Elliott Sons Funeral Home. (TAC-12-27-1980) Note: Carpenter Newman Arrington is the brother of Annie Mae Arrington (1901 - 1971). Madelyn his widower was a popular pianist, violinest, singer. She also was a teacher to these same subjects in the Augusta area. John Milledge School is were she held a lot of her concerts. Per Augusta Chronicle - 1925 - 1956.
Charles Arrington, Stapleton, Ga., age 70, of 5249 W. Able Street, died 9-19-1999 at Jefferson hospital. native of Jefferson County, had retired from civil service. A navy veteran and a member of Stapleton Baptist Church in which he is buried. Survivors include: a brother, Mack Arrington, McBean; sisters, Ruth Blanchard, Avera, Helen Landrum, Stapleton and JoAnn Verbeck, Morongo Valley, Calif. Memorials made to the Cancer Society.
Charlie F. Arrington, Wrens, Georgia, died May 6, 1989 at University Hospital. Funeral conducted at M. W. Callaway and Sons Funeral Home. Interment in Wrens City Cemetery. A native of Jefferson County, was a logger and member of Wrens Church of God. Survivors include his wife, Lois T. Arrington; three daughters, Mrs. Church (Mildred) Holley, Stapleton, Lynda Arrington, Wrens, and Mrs. Graham (Bobbie) Clark, Augusta; a son, W. J. Arrington, Augusta, Georgia.
Daniel Monroe Arrington, Matthews, Georgia, died 11-10-1952, age 63 after a lingering illness. Son of the late William Arrington and Louise Abbott Arrington, life long resident of Jefferson County. Member of Shiloh Church of God. Husband of Lillie Mae Arrington; sons, John Arrington, Augusta, Ga., Robert Arrington, Hunterfield Air Base, James Arrington, Matthews, Ga., Berry Arrington, US Navy in the Pacific, Marion and David Arrington, both of Matthews, Ga.; daughters, Mrs. Walter Templeton, Matthews, Ga., Mrs. Averett Wasden, Louisville, Ga., Mrs. Mildred May, Matthews, Ga., Helen Arrington, Matthews, Ga.; brother, Silas Arrington; sisters, Mrs. George Kendrick, Stillson, Mrs. John K. Kendrick, Penbroke and Mrs. George Atkinson, Augusta, Ga.
Dora Arrington, Louisville, Ga., died January 17, 1945, age 61. She died at her sisters home, Mrs. G. E. Farnsworth, of Grange, Ga. Survivors are her mother, Mrs. Lizzie Arrington. of Louisville; six sisters, Mrs. H. C. Carter, of Macon, Ga., Mrs. D. C. Cummings, Sandersville, Ga., Mrs. William Holt, Wadley, Ga., Mrs. G. E. Farnsworth, Grange, Mrs. W. G. Davis, of Louisville, Ga., and Mrs. Clark Holmes, of Orlando, Florida; three brothers, W. G. Arrington, San Francisco, Calif., A. Arrington and E. B. Arrington both of Davisboro, Ga.
David "Ken" Arrington, age 40, of Matthews, Ga., died 7-27-2005. He worked with Lewis Steel Works, Inc. for 15 years. Husband of Leann Arrington; son, Robert Arrington; parents, Rev. William "Bill" and Bernice Arrington; sisters, Joy Mitchell, Jan (Robert) Ryan; brothers, Mark Arrington, Mathis"Jeff: Arrington and Joel (Andrea) Arrington.
Elizabeth Arrington, 82, Louisville, Ga, died 6-3-1948 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. W. G. Davis near Louisville after an extended illness. She is the daughter of the late William Holton and Sarah Baker, Washington County. Funeral and Interment at Downs Baptist church. Survivors: daughters, Mrs. H. C. Carter, Macon, Ga., Mrs. D. C. Cummings, Albany, Ga., Mrs. Willie Holt, Wadley, Ga., Mrs. G. E. Farnsworth, Louisville, Ga., Mrs. Clark Holms, Orlando, Florida; sons, W. G. Arrington, California, E. E. Arrington, Davisboro, Ga.; sister, Mrs. W. E. Yarbough, Mitchell, Ga.;brothers, Hiram Holton, Mitchell, Ga., W. F. Holton, Davisboro, Ga.
Emma Arrington Atkinson, age 62, wife of George C. Atkinson, died September 14, 1954 at her residence after an extended illness. Funeral services conducted at Asbury Methodist Church. Interment in Westover Memorial Park Cemetery. A native of Jefferson County, Ga., she had lived in Augusta for the past 30 years. She was the daughter of the late William D. and Catherine Louise Abbott Arrington. She was a member of Asbury Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband; two daughters, Mrs. L. W. McGahee and Mrs. M. F. Clarke, both of Augusta; two sisters, Mrs. Vina Kendricks of Stilson, Ga., and Mrs. Oma Kendrick of Pembroke, Ga.; brother, Silas Arrington of Wrens, Ga.
Herman Jackson "Jack" Arrington,Sr., age 66, of Williams Drive, died December 6, 1993. Funeral Conducted at Poteet Funeral Home. A native of Jefferson County. Retired from Deerfield Specialty Papers Company. A Marine Veteran of WWII and had served in China. A member of Richmond Lodge No. 412, Free and Accepted Masons and the Alice Warren Chapter No. 483, Order of the Eastern Star. Survivors include his wife, Verna M. Arrington; two sons, Herman Jackson Arrington Jr. and Lloyd W. Arrington, Wrens; two daughters, Denice Maria Pennington, Wrens, and Brends D. Uhl, Phoenix Ariz; his father, Thomas H. Arrington, Matthews; three brothers, Aubrey Arrington, North Augusta, Edward Arrington, Matthews, and Emory Arrington, Augusta; four sisters, Ann Prescott, Faye Williams, Nell Boulineau and Libby Boulineau, all of Matthews.
John William Arrington, age 72, native of Jefferson County, Ga died June 8, 1947 at the home of his daughter, Mrs. Roy Rabun, in Wrens. Funeral conducted at Mt. Moriah Methodist Church. Interment in the church yard cemetery. Daughters, Mrs. K. G. Halley, Mrs. Frank Norton and Mrs. Rabun; sons, Marcus Arrington of Port Wentworth, Ga., & Lindsey Arrington of Wrens; sisters, Mrs. George Kendrick of Stilson, Mrs. Cone Kendrick of Brooklet and Mrs. George Atkinson of Augusta; brothers, D. M. Arrington & S. J. Arrington of Matthews.
Lawson A. Arrington, died at his home, April 5, 1959. Husband of the later Fannie Jones Arrington. Funeral conducted at Sweetwater Baptist Church. Interment in the church cemetery. A native of Jefferson County, Ga. Lived in and near Thomson, Ga for 79 years. Retired farmer and carpenter. Member of Sweetwater Baptist Church. Survivors include four daughters, Mrs. Emmie Baston, Warrenton, Ga., Mrs. D. S. Jones, Dearing, Ga., Mrs. R. E. Tester and Mrs. Joe Newsome of Thomson, Ga; two sons, T. S. Arrington and George Arrington of Thomson, Ga.
Lillie Belle (Arrington) Guy, age 32, of 418 Ellis Street, died 6-28-1944. Interment in Woodland Cemetery. The body will remain at the residence of her mother, Mrs. W. J. Arrington, 1815 1/2 Fenwick Street until the hour of the funeral. Husband, Chester L. Guy; daughters, Burnie Jeanette Guy, Marian Elizabeth Guy and Lily Ruth Guy; mother, Mrs. W. J. Arrington; brothers, John, Fred, Jospeh, Charlie F., all of Augusta, Georgia and Rufus Arrington, U. S. Army.
Mamie E. "Jean" Arrington - Entered into rest Monday, July 22, 2008, Wife of the late Roy Arrington. A native of Statesboro and lived most of her life in Augusta. Graduated from Statesboro High School in 1946, was an employee of Statesboro telephone company, and retired from IBEW local union 1579 in Augusta. She was a member of St. James United Methodist and the Nowell Bible Class. Mrs. Arrington was a loving mother, grandmother, and aunt. Family members include her son: Paul E. Arrington and wife Carol of Dacula, GA, grandchildren: William S. Arrington and Mackenzie G. Arrington. She was preceded in death by her son: Steven Roy Arrington, parents: Mr. and Mrs. Solie O. Preetorius, brother: William S. Preetorius, and sister: Hilda Gettis. Funeral services will be held at St. James United Methodist on Thursday, July 24, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Linda Birchall officiating. Internment will follow at Westover Memorial Park.
Mariam Hester Arrington, died 5-19-1931. Funeral services conducted at Mt. Zion Baptist Baptist Church. Interment in the Blythe Georgia cemetery.
Martha Lynn Arrington, d/o Rev. William "Bill" Berry Arrington, Keysville, Ga. Funeral conducted at the Church of Nazarene, Wrens. She was eleven months old. Interment in Methodist Church cemetery, Keysville. She has been ill for four days and died at the Louisville hospital. Rev. Arrington minister of the Church of Nazarene. Mrs. Bernice Eugene Prescott Arrington was her mother. Two sisters, Joy Rebecca & Jan Elizabeth Arrington, both twins. Maternal Grandparents, Mr. & Mrs. W. L. Prescott, Matthews, Ga. Maternal Great Grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. S. W. Johnson, Stellaville, Ga., Maternal Great Great Grandmother, Mrs. Minttie Wright, Gough, Ga., and Paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. O. W. Arrington, Sr., Keysville.
Mollie (Arrington) Dunn, age 63, died June 7, 1943. Funeral conducted at the Church of God. Interment in West View Cemetery. Born in Burke County, Georgia. She had lived in Augusta, Georgia for 50 years. Wife of Tillman Dunn, one son, Ozzie Dunn; two daughters, Mrs. Annie Cadle and Claudie Cadden, both of Augusta, Georgia; two brothers, Reese Arrington of Stone Mountain, Georgia and Louis Arrington, Lakes- well, Florida.
Obed Wesley Arrington, Sr., age 82, died March 20, 1979 in a Burke County hospital. Funeral conducted at Church of the Nazarene, Wrens. Ga. Interment in the Keysville Cemetery. A native of Jefferson County and lived in Jefferson and Burke most of his life. A retired farmer and attended the Wrens Church of the Nazarene. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Clara Kendrick Arrington; one daughter, Mrs. Sarah Penrow, Lincolnton, Ga.; four sons, Zettie lanier Arrington, Keysville, Obed Wesley Arrington, Jr., Cedartown, Ga., William Berry Arrington, Matthews, Ga., and Marian Baker Arrington, Augusta, Ga.; two brothers, Thoams Gordon Arrington, Stone Mountain, Ga and Carpenter Newman Arrington, of Augusta, Ga. M. W. Callaway and Sons Funeral Home.
Patrick L. Arrington, age 69, died 12-31-1972, interment at Stapleton Baptist Church. M. W. Callaway and Sons Funeral Home. A native of Jefferson County. Truck driver and a service station attendant. Survivors: his wife, Mrs. Almira Bertha Arrington, Stapleton; three daughters, Helen Landrum, Stapleton, Mrs. Laura J. Kirby, Huntington Beach Cal., and Mrs. Ruth J. Blanchard, Avera, Ga.; two sons, Charles R. Arrington and Rufus Mack Arrington, Augusta, Ga; one sister, Mrs. Ralph D. Powell; one brother, Freeman Arrington, Louisville, Ga.
Phillip Allen Arrington - died 8-3-2008 at his residence at the age of 71. He is the son of Claude Lee Arrington and Mary Sellars Arrington; brothers, Detroit Arrington, Roy Arrington and Tony Arrington; sister, Frances Joyner. Husband of Mary Wimberly of Augusta, Ga. Served in the Navy for many years.
Reece Cusell (Cusella) Arrington,
Savannah, Ga. - died March 27, 1956 -age 50, at his residence following a long
illness. Funeral services conducted at Port Wentworth Methodist Church.
Interment held at Mt. Moriah Methodist Church at Matthews. He is survived
by his wife, Mrs. Eliza P. (Prescott) Arrington; three daughters, Mrs. Jack
Arrington of Matthews, Mrs. Dwight Arnold of Port Wentworth, Ga., and Miss Edna
Arrington; one son, Ronnie Arrington of Port Wentworth; one sister, Mrs. Lou
(Lon) Smith (Annie Mae Arrington) of Keysville, Ga.; four brothers, Obed
(Wesley) Arrington, Sr. of Keysville, Carpenter (Newman) Arrington and Willie
(William Silas) Arrington of Augusta, and Tom (Gordon) Arrington of Stone
Mountain. A member of Port Wentworth Methodist Church and a member of the
official board of that church. The body will be at Fox and Weeks Funeral Home
until time for the services.
Note: The gravestone reads: R.Cusella (not Cusell as listed in the obit) Arrington born 9-17-1905 and died 3-27-1956. Eliza Mae P. Arrington (wife) born 12-27-1909. Has no death date as of 2000.
Willis J. Arrington, age 60, Matthews, Ga.,died suddenly in Augusta (5-16-1940). Interment in Mt. Moriah cemetery. Husband of Mrs. Belle Rowland Arrington. Native of Matthews, Ga all of his life. Member of the Holiness Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his sons, Rufus W. Arrington, Augusta, Fred Arrington, Louisville, Charlie Arrington, Wrens, Joseph Arrington, Matthews; daughter, Mrs. Chester Guy, Wrens, sisters, Mrs. Ella Spann, Wadley and Miss Sallie Arrington of Thomson, brother, William Arrington, Waynesboro.
William Silas Arrington, age 57 entered into rest on January 11, 1966, of Keysville, Ga. Died at a local hospital with an illness. Elliott Sons Funeral Home. Burial in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Note: William Silas Arrington, government employee at the Veterans Facility here for the past eight years, has been enlisted in the United States Naval Reserve through the Augusta Navy Recruiting station with a rating of hospital apprentice first class. Following his induction into the service at Macon, Arrington was transferred to Norvolk, Va., for a tour of recruit training before being assigned to general hospital duty.
Death Notices abstracted from newspapers/books/family documents.
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