John Farrington

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Of Fort Washington, Maryland, formerly of Chapel Hill, North Carolina, died August 20, 2011 at Fort Washington Medical Hospital. He is survived by his wife Arnetta Farrington; mother Mabel Farrington-McCauley; three children: Anthony Riggsbee (Deborah (deceased)) and Felton Poole, both of North Carolina, and Reggie Farrington (Tiffannie) of Maryland; three step-daughters: Aerial, Akeisha, and Asya Session; seven siblings: Henry Burnett of North Carolina, Mildred Harris (Robert) of New Jersey, Lynn Lyght (Otis), Raymond Fearrington, Paul Fearrington (Christina), Alan Fearrington, and Beverly Fearrington all of North Carolina; mother-in-law Annie Session of North Carolina; 10 grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, August 25, 2011 at Pope Funeral Home, 5538 Marlboro Pike, Forestville, Maryland 20747. The Celebration of Life viewing and internment will follow in Chapel Hill, North Carolina on Saturday, August 27, 2011 at 11 a.m. at Terrell's Creek Missionary Baptist Church, 3419 Old Greenboro Road, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 28718 with services entrusted to Knott's Funeral Home, Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

Published in The Washington Post on Aug. 24, 2011
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