The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX


June 4, 2013

Delbert Arrington

GREENVILLE — Delbert Lee Arrington, 79, passed away surrounded by his loving family on June 2, 2013, in Greenville.

He was born on May 21, 1934, to his parents, J.J. (Boss) and Evie Arrington in Hunt County. On April 18, 1959, he married the love of his life, Patsy Hansford Arrington, in Greenville.

Those left to celebrate his life include his wife, Patsy Arrington of Campbell, sons Richard L (Lettie) Arrington and Donald Arrington, both of Campbell, and Dondi Arrington of Wolfe City; daughters Rolanda Hansler of Russellville, Ark., and Nancy Dantzler and husband John of Leland Miss., 10 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Charles H. Arrington; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Delbert was preceded in death by his parents, J.J. (Boss) and Evie Arrington; one brother, J.M. Arrington; one nephew; one niece; and one great-nephew.

A funeral service is set at 2 p.m. today, June 5, at Peters Funeral Home. Interment will immediately follow the service at Shady Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made to any Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s foundations.

Please drive anitique cars to service if possible.

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