Harrington, Wayman Anthony

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Wayman Anthony Harrington, 62, passed away at his residence on November 6, 2017.

He is survived by a host of loving family and friends.

A celebration of his life will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, in the chapel, with Reverend Gerald Spence, Sr. officiating.

Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.



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