Lillie “Nell” <I>Herring</I> Barrington

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Lillie “Nell” Herring Barrington

  • Birth 17 Apr 1922
  • Death 18 Jul 2012
  • Burial Gibson, Scotland County, North Carolina, USA
  • Memorial ID 93855710

Lillie Gaynell "Nell" married John Allen Stanton, Jr. Aug 12, 1939 in Dillon, South Carolina. They had two children.

(1) Robert (1940-????)
(2) Janice (1942-????)

Nell married Larry Parrish April 1, 1973 in Bennettsville, South Carolina. Larry died May 9, 1985.

No information on another marriage.

Nell fourth married Emory W. "Barry" Barrington, Oct. 27, 1989 in Bennettsville, South Carolina, son of William L. and Naomi Yarborough Barrington. "Barry" was born on May 23, 1927, in the Brightsville/Gibson Community of Marlboro County, SC and he died Sept. 1, 2012. He retired after 26 years in the United states Army. After his military career, he worked as a self-employed electrician & plumber.


Bennettsville, Marlboro County, SC
Dillon County, SC

Mrs. Lillie Gaynell "Nell" Herring Barrington, 90, passed away on Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at Dundee Manor in Bennettsville.

A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, July 20, 2012 at Burroughs-Cooper-Kiser Funeral Home officiated by the Rev. Wade Everett. Burial will follow at Pinecrest Cemetery in Gibson, NC. A Visitation will be held from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m. prior to the service at Burroughs-Cooper-Kiser Funeral Home.

Born April 17, 1922 in Dillon County, She was the daughter of the late Henry and Lillie Smith Herring. Mrs. Barrington worked at Morgan Mills for many years, and was a devoted Homemaker. She was a member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Bennettsville, and enjoyed gardening and flowers.

Mrs. Barrington is survived by her husband, Emory W. "Barry" Barrington of the home; Robert Stanton and wife Wanda of Bennettsville; daughter, Janis Clarkson and husband Rhett of Richmond, VA; sister, Betty Jean Burroughs and husband Max of Laurinburg, NC; five grandsons; ten great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Memorials may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, PO BOX 75, Bennettsville, SC 29512.

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  • Created by: Linda Christenburg Moody Brown
  • Added: 19 Jul 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 93855710
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Lillie “Nell” Herring Barrington (17 Apr 1922–18 Jul 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 93855710, citing Pine Crest Cemetery, Gibson, Scotland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Linda Christenburg Moody Brown (contributor 47048125) .