Betty Ruth Carrington, 81, of Star City, passed away on March 11, 2019 at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

She was born on July 30, 1937 in Star City and was the daughter of the late Arley and Nolie Rogers Holloway.

She attended the Church of Christ in Star City and was a homemaker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two sons, Kenny Wayne Carrington and Todd Mitchell Carrington; three grandsons, Matthew Drake, Steven Hughes and Jason Hughes; and three brothers, A. V. Holloway, William “Bill” Holloway and Carl Gene Holloway.

Survivors include a son, Brandon Carrington of Star City; five daughters, Debra Hales of Star City, Donna Nichols of Yazoo City, Mississippi, Tammy King, Tina Earnest and Misty Hunter, all of Star City; three sisters, Joann Socia and Helen Carrington, both of Star City, and Lois Baxter of Pine Bluff; 14 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 14 from noon until 2 p.m. at Griffin Funeral Home in Star City, followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m. with Bro. Larry Kitchens officiating. Burial will be at Holly Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Chad King, Randall Hughes, Landon Hunter, Tyler Hunter, Andrew King and Joey Ashmore.