Esta Faye Harrington, age 75, of rural Baxter Springs, Kan. passed away at 11:42 a.m. Friday, October 5, 2012 at Quaker Hill Manor near Lowell, Kan. Esta was born November 3, 1936 in Cortez, Colo.. She had lived in the Baxter Springs area the last nine years, moving there from the Seneca, Mo. area. She was a Homemaker. Esta was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church of Baxter Springs.
Esta married Charles F. Harrington Jr. November 6, 1955 in Cortez, Colo. He preceded her in death on March 7, 2012.
Survivors include two sons, Charles F. “Jerry” Harrington III. Baxter Springs, Kan., and Russell “Rusty” Harrington and wife La Donna, Wyandotte, Okla., five brothers, Lendell Chasten, Montrose, Colo., Bob Chasten, Paul Chasten, and Doug Chasten, all of Joplin, Mo., and Cecil Chasten, Webb City, Mo., three sisters, Vesta Butler, Cortez, Colo., Glenda Griffith, Joplin, Mo., and Sharon Southwick, St. Louis, Mo.
Esta’s wishes were to be cremated. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Fellowship Baptist Church of Baxter Springs, Kan. with Rev Jim Bowles officiating. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. Tuesday until the service at the Church. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mason-Woodard Mortuary and Crematory of Joplin, MO.