Funeral services for Oleta Haddock Arrington, 81, of Commerce was conducted at 11 a.m., Wednesday, March 16, at the First Baptist Church in Commerce with Rev. Michael Ryer and Johnnie Henderson officiating.
Interment will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery with Shawn Elmore, Chip Robinson, Clayton Giddens, Bobby Draughn, Barry Smith and Jerry McDaniel serving as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers will be Richard Miller, Stan Brewer, Orville Jack Kelley, Clifton Haddock, Sydney Stewart and members of Hope Sunday School Class.
Mrs. Arrington passed away Monday, March 14, 2016, at her residence.
Mrs. Arrington was born Dec. 17, 1934, in Ridgeway, Texas, the daughter of William David Haddock and Nunie Mae McManus Haddock. She married Harold Dean Arrington on Feb. 23, 1954, in Commerce; he preceded her in death.
Mrs. Arrington worked for many years as a telephone operator for Gulf State Phone Company and was co-owner of Arrington Concrete Construction. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Commerce.
She is survived by one son, Harold Arrington and wife Michiel of Wylie; daughters Pam Webb and husband Monty of Victoria, Texas, and Patti Doster and husband Mack of Commerce; brother W.D. Haddock and wife Peggy of Dallas; sisters Nelda Brunson and husband Curtis of Fate and Oretha Isaacks and husband Kyle of New Braunfels; grandchildren Oleta De'An Webb, Kindra Rae Webb, Trey Shaw, Shea Arrington Shaw, Ethan Doster, Dakotah Wayne Arrington, and Logan Dean Arrington; great-grandchildren Jordan and Kaylee; and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters Margaret Clinton, Shirley Speight, Helen Harris, and Patricia Belcher and half brother Marvin Haddock.
Arrangements are under the direction of West Oaks Funeral Home, Sulphur Springs (www.westoaksfuneralhome.com).
Published on March 15, 2016