Clara M. Harrington, age 77, of Hot Springs, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, in Hot Springs.
Clara M. Harrington, age 77, of Hot Springs, died Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2012, in Hot Springs. She was born May 19, 1934, in Calion, the daughter of the late T.C. and Edna Poole. Clara graduated from Norphlet High School and attended Ouachita Baptist University in Arkadelphia. She was a member of Arkadelphia First Baptist Church.
Clara and her husband, James W. Harrington, have lived in the Hot Springs area on Lake Hamilton for 32 years. They especially loved boating and traveling together. Other hobbies Clara enjoyed were horse racing and playing bridge.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Green; and one brother, Kenneth Poole.
Survivors include her husband, James W. Harrington; three children, Teresa Apple and husband, Scott of Houston, Texas, Lori Stewart and husband, Randy of Arkadelphia, and Rhonda Harrington of Little Rock; three grandchildren, Holly Green of El Dorado, Spenser Stewart and Jake Jones both of Arkadelphia; four great-grandchildren, Alexis, Trenton, Braydon and Hudson; and one brother, Tom Poole and wife, Ruth Ann of Houston, Texas.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Saturday, in the Ruggles-Wilcox Funeral Home Chapel in Arkadelphia with Dr. Lee McGlone officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be at 12:30 p.m. till service time Saturday.
Memorials may be made to the Arthritis Foundation at arthritis.org.
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