Martin O. Harrington

Graveside services for Martin O. Harrington, 73, of Lufkin will be held Saturday, January 5, 2008 at 10:00 a.m. in the Whitehouse Cemetery with Milton Smith officiating.

Mr. Harrington was born August 21, 1934 in Owens, Texas, to the late Lola Mae (Carpenter) and Johnnie L. Harrington, and died Wednesday, January 2, 2008 in a local hospital. He had resided in Lufkin for more than 30 years. Mr. Harrington retired from the U.S. Army in 1974, after 21 years of service.

Survivors include his sister, Johnnie Mae Conner of Lufkin; nephews, Danny Glover and wife Paula, Mitchell Glover and wife Sue, Michael Smith, Mark Smith and wife Gigi, Roy Smith, all of Lufkin, and Milton Smith of Ennis; and nieces, Angela Slaughter and husband James of Lufkin and Sandy Jacinto and husband Art of Katy.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsa Harrington; brother, Bob Harrington; and sister, Vie Nell Glover.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers please make memorial contributions to Hospice in the Pines, 116 S. Raguet St., Lufkin, Texas 75904.

The family will welcome friends and loved ones from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors.