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In Memory of

Sara L. Herrington

December 1, 1958 - September 5, 2017

Obituary


Sara Herrington, 58 of Ft. Smith passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017. She was born December 1, 1958 in Dermott, AR to the late Castile and Vida Herrington. She attended school at Bost Human Development where she was also an associate of the SKILLS program. She worked at Abilities Unlimited. She was a very passionate participate in the Special Olympics.

Sara celebrated life everyday with everybody and saw the good in everyone. She loved her family and enjoyed holiday traditions, where she always prayed over every meal and performed numerous songs and speeches. She...

Sara Herrington, 58 of Ft. Smith passed away Tuesday, September 5, 2017. She was born December 1, 1958 in Dermott, AR to the late Castile and Vida Herrington. She attended school at Bost Human Development where she was also an associate of the SKILLS program. She worked at Abilities Unlimited. She was a very passionate participate in the Special Olympics.

Sara celebrated life everyday with everybody and saw the good in everyone. She loved her family and enjoyed holiday traditions, where she always prayed over every meal and performed numerous songs and speeches. She loved spending time with her friends. From Special Olympic events and competitions, to her every Saturday bowling team; Sara was an avid sports enthusiast, her favorites being the Arkansas Razorbacks (calling the Hogs often), along with the Dallas Cowboys. She wouldn't miss a game. Sara's mother, Vida, made sure she sampled most of what the world had to offer, and in turn, Sara lived life to the fullest and blessed ALL that knew her.

A Memorial Graveside service will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Fort Smith National Cemetery Pavilion. Cremation is under the direction of Fentress Mortuary.

Sara is survived by her sister, Janis Conley and her husband Bill of Muldrow, OK, her brother, Robert Herrington and his wife Paula of Katy, TX, three nieces; Kristen London of Muldrow, OK, Jennifer Wentworth and Rachel Redman both of Katy, TX and her nephew, Bryan Conley of Bentonville, eight Great nieces and nephews; Kalen Perdue, Joseph Perdue, Blake Perdue, Summer Conley, Hunter Ranson, Caroline Redman, Logan Redman, and Avery Grace Redman.

In lieu of flowers please send memorials in Sara name to the Special Olympics of Arkansas 2115 Main Street North Little Rock, AR 72114 or online at give.specialolympics.org/Arkansas