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Saluda Zelma Carrington / May 09, 2019

Saluda Zelma Carrington, 87, of Saluda’s Lane, Clover, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at her home. She was born in Halifax County on May 10, 1931, daughter of the late James Dabbs and Lola Hudson Dabbs. She was married to the late Beverly Carrington Jr. and was a member of Piney Grove Baptist Church.

Mrs. Carrington is survived by three daughters, Ethel D. Johnson (Jerry) of Indianapolis, Joyce A. Garrett of South Boston, Janice C. Lacks (Ronnie) of Clover; three sons, Shirley K. Carrington, Beverly K. Carrington and Malcolm R. Carrington Sr. (Wallicia), all of Clover; one son-in-law, Frank Clark of Clover; 10 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; four sisters, Estelle Edmondson, Lillian Edmondson, Mary Dabbs and Lottie Morton; four sisters-in-law, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by one son, Lloyd H. Carrington, one daughter, Virginia L. Clark, four brothers, Lovelist, Chester, Earl and Jesse Dabbs and two sisters, Flossie Teal and Sally Wagner.

A funeral will be held Saturday, May 11, at 2 p.m. at Piney Grove Baptist Church with Pastor, Rev. Anthony Jones officiating. Burial will follow in the Saluda’s Lane Family Cemetery.

Public viewing will be held Friday, May 10, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home. The family will receive friends at 1011 Saluda’s Lane, Clover.

Arrangements by Jeffress Funeral Home.

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