Gerald Otis Harrington, Sr. 1949 – 2020

Gerald Otis Harrington, Sr.

October 5, 1949 – March 12, 2020

Gerald Otis Harrington, Sr. was born on October 5, 1949 to Otis Harrington and
Dorothy Leblanc Babino-Harrington in Beaumont, Texas. He was enrolled in the
public-school system and graduated from Charlton Pollard High School in 1968.
After graduation he served 3 tours in Vietnam and returned home to Beaumont,
Texas (Southend).
Gerald loved cooking, raising pit bulls and being with family.
Gerald was proceeded in death by his parents, Otis and Dorothy Harrington; sister,
Patricia Ann Harrington; mother-in-law, Willie Mae Mickens; brothers-in-law, Elton
Martin, Sr. and Byron Wayne Mickens.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife, Janice (Jenny) Evans-Harrington of
Beaumont, Texas; son, Gerald Harrington, Jr. (Brittany) of Beaumont, Texas; daughters,
Germiithya “Tish” Hope-Coleman (Darrell) of Houston, Texas, Ebony Young of Kountze,
Texas; step daughters, Yolanda Chatman, Desire Rochelle Collins both of Beaumont,
Texas; sister, Pauline Harrington-Martin of Beaumont, Texas; brother, Charles
Harrington of Beaumont, Texas, special nieces, Birder Harrington-Thomas (Arthur),
Tamika Martin (Warren) both of Beaumont, Texas; nephews, Elton Butch Martin, Jr. of
Houston, Texas, Michael Harrington; 7 grandchildren; 6 great grandchildren and a host
of great nieces, great nephews, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law.
Special friend/care taker Joseph “Sonny” Williams; special cousin Dorothy Mickens, host
of cousins, Wagners, Thomas, Mickens, Leblanc and Banks.