Funeral services for Rosemary Carrington, age 91, of Frankston, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013, at Autry Funeral Home in Frankston with Bro. George Folmar officiating. Burial will be at Frankston City Cemetery in Frankston.
Mrs. Carrington passed away Saturday, Aug. 31, 2013, in Palestine.
Rosemary was born Jan. 30, 1922, in Frankston to Jesse and Minnie Vermillion.
She was a member of First Baptist Church in Frankston, a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars
Auxiliary. She volunteered in many organizations and in the 1990s she was named Frankston Citizen of the Year.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 55 years of marriage, Dennis M. Carrington; son, Dennis R. Carrington; and sister, Hazel Bourland.
Survivors include her daughters, Marilyn Benton and husband Tom, of Jacksonville, Jemmy Fields and husband Gene, of Georgia, Beverly Goff and husband Randy, of Terrell; brothers, Jesse Curtis Vermillion, of Clute, Bill Vermillion and wife Jane, of Tyler, Bobby Vermillion and wife Martha, of Tyler; sister, June McClintock and husband Gary, of Richardson; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews.
Family will receive visitors before the service from 9 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2013, at Autry Funeral Home in Frankston.