HAMLET — Katie Lee Harrington Wellington, 89, of Hamlet, passed away, Thursday, Feb. 9, 2023 at FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital.
Mrs. Wellington was born Dec. 30, 1933 in Ft. Meade, Florida, daughter of Edward Harrington and Liela Mae Wells Howell.
Katie attended Second Baptist Church, Hamlet. She enjoyed traveling in New England and other places, boating in Florida, working in flowers, gardening, and she helped in raising her grandchildren. She was a good wife as she and her husband would have celebrated 71 years of marriage in April. She truly will be missed!
All services will be private.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a daughter, Sue Ann Wellington.
Mrs. Wellington is survived by her husband, Jack Edward Wellington of the home; daughter, Laura W. Quintero of Hamlet; and grandchildren, Edmund Quintero, Andrew D.Quintero and Rebecca Quintero.
Harrington Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Wellington family.
Online condolences may be made at harringtonfuneralhome.com.