Kannapolis obituaries — Week of 5/21/08
MONROE — Ollie Mullis Harrington Clontz, 98, 9307
Landsford Road, formerly of Kannapolis, died Wednesday, May 14,
2008, at her home after a year of declining health.
Born July 26, 1910, in Union County, she was a daughter of the late
Charlie N. and Camilia Benton Mullis. She worked for the former
Cannon Mills Co. Plant No. 1 and No. 6 Weave Room for 34 years
until her retirement. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Primitive
Baptist Church, Marshville. She lived in Kannapolis most of her
She was preceded in death by her husband, C. Lee Harrington, who
died June 24, 1988; and a son, Clonnie Harrington.
Survivors include daughters Lois Threatt, Monroe, Johnnie Todd,
Concord, Joyce Hathcock, Stanfield, and Gina McGlynn, Charlotte;
sons Eugene Harrington, Davidson, Lawrence Harrington, Albemarle,
and Clarence Harrington, Kannapolis; sister Dorothy Edwards,
Wingate; 18 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; 16
great-great-grandchildren; and four
A service was held Saturday, May 17, 2008, at Whitley’s
Funeral Home, conducted by the Rev. Gary McLain and Elder Joe
Helms. Burial, Carolina Memorial Park.
Memorials: Hospice of Union County, 700 W. Roosevelt Blvd., Monroe,