William V. Carrington, Sr.

William V. Carrington, Sr., 73, of Monticello, passed away December 10, 2021, at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock.

He was born October 12, 1948, in Drew County to the late Leon Carrington and Hazel Summerford Carrington.

Mr. Carrington was a retired farmhand and was of the non-denominational faith. He loved hunting, fishing, and watching his wrestling. He also loved spending time with his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Donnie Summerford.

He is survived by one daughter, Jennifer Dodson and husband Walter; one son, William ”Bubba” Carrington, Jr.; one brother, Charles Carrington all of Monticello; one sister, Patricia Darnell of Dermott; two grandchildren, Colby Dodson and Nomi Raney; three great-grandchildren, Luke and Lettie Dodson and Hudson Raney; along with a host of family and friends.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, December 15 at 2 p.m. at Lone Sassafras Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. at the cemetery preceding the service.