Opal Frances (Campbell) Harrington, age 86, entered into her Heavenly Home on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 from the Brown County Health & Living Community in Nashville. She was a resident of Brown County and formerly of Mooresville.
Frances was born in Ashland, Oklahoma on July 5, 1929, to the late, Everett and Arvie (Heath) Campbell. She was a loving wife, mother and homemaker. Frances cherished being a devoted preacher’s wife of 71 years to the Rev. Samuel R. “Sam” Harrington, whom she married on July 2, 1945 in Wilburton, Oklahoma. He loving survives.
Frances is also survived by her children, Jerry R. (Carolyn) Harrington of Brooksville, Florida and Betty J. (William Lafe Jr.) McClelland of Brown County; grandchildren, Jo Ann (Shannon) Boston, Sarah (Chip) Clark, Sherry (Scott) Shuler, William McClelland III , Kelli (Robert) Cliff and Marque (Katharine) Israel; eleven great grandchildren (Clayton Harrington, Carissa Harrington, Quenton Boston, Brandon Boston, Savannah Israel, Kimberly Israel, Whitney Clark, Heidi Cliff, Shannon Cliff, Samuel Shuler, and Gabrielle Shuler) and one great great grandchild (Payton Harrington).
She was preceded in death by siblings, Juanita McCloud and Troy E. Campbell; and a her grandson, Richard E. Harrington.
Frances was an active member of the Neighborhood Church of God in Brown County, where she loved her church family and going on mission trips to several countries throughout Central & South America. Frances was a former member of the Brooklyn Church of God. She enjoyed cooking, tending to her flower gardens, and time spent with her family.
The Revs. Charles Justice and Jim Albertson will conduct a funeral service at 2:30 p.m. on Friday at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be at White Lick Cemetery in Mooresville.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Frances to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana, 2626 E. 17th St., Columbus, IN 47201 or Gideons International, PO Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800.
Condolences may be made to the Harrington family at www.meredith-clark.com.
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