Lois Smith Arrington

December 26, 1931September 20, 2020

Lois Smith Arrington, age 88, of Greensboro, Ala., passed away September 20, 2020 at her home.

Graveside services were held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Greensboro, Ala., with Authur Thomas officiating and Heritage Chapel Funeral Home & Cremations, a Dignity Memorial Provider, directing. Visitation was 3-3:45 p.m. Tuesday at the church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, James and Lula Smith; husband, Carroll Arrington, Jr.; sister, Marilyn Cain; grandson, Brad Arrington; and great-granddaughter, Kymberlee Wilson.

Survivors include her daughter, Donna Martin (Robert); sons, Michael Arrington (Linda), Steve Arrington and Russell Arrington; grandchildren, Michele Clements (Steve), Jennifer Vick (Milton), Wayne Arrington, Courtney Arrington, Micki Brooks (Marc), C.J. Martin and Deidre Arrington; 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Lois was born in Whittier, California. She moved to Alabama when she married Carroll, Jr. She became a nurse and spent her career working for the Greensboro Nursing Home that her mother-in-law, Elizabeth Arrington established.

Pallbearers were Steve Clements, Lane Clements, Logan Clements, Milton Vick, Wayne Arrington and Trey Brown.

Honorary pallbearers are Ethalda Jones, Donna O’Brien, Jo March Binder, Alabama Hospice, and her caregivers, Barbara Craig and Shirley Lewis.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Antioch Baptist Church or ALS Hope Foundation.

Condolences may be offered at


  • Donna Martin (Robert), Daughter
  • Michael Arrington (Linda), Son
  • Steve Arrington, Son
  • Russell Arrington, Son
  • Michele Clements (Steve), Grandchild
  • Jennifer Vick (Milton), Grandchild
  • Wayne Arrington, Grandchild
  • Courtney Arrington, Grandchild
  • Micki Brooks (Marc), Grandchild
  • C.J. Martin, Grandchild
  • Deidre Arrington, Grandchild
  • 14 Great-Grandchildren, 2 Great-Great-Grandchildren.

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  • Steve Clements, Active Pallbearer
  • Lane Clements, Active Pallbearer
  • Logan Clements, Active Pallbearer
  • Milton Vick, Active Pallbearer
  • Wayne Arrington, Active Pallbearer
  • Trey Brown, Active Pallbearer
  • Ethalda Jones, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Donna O'Brien, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Jo MarchBinder, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Alabama Hospice, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Her Caregivers : Barbara Craig & Shirley Lewis, Honorary Pallbearer


  • Visitation

    Tuesday, September 22, 2020

  • Graveside Service

    Tuesday, September 22, 2020


Lois Smith Arrington

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April Hambright

September 21, 2020

Send my prayers to the family. I will Truly miss her she was my funny loving patient i ever had. On the behalf of Alabama Care Hospice we will miss her. Rest on my Sweet Angels

Gwen Epps

September 21, 2020

My condolences to the family.

Connie Hall

September 21, 2020

My heart goes out to all of you. Your mom was one spunky lady. She was a pleasure to be around. May God grant you peace and understanding. Connie & Lamon

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