Marcia B. Farrington, 89, of Windsor Road, died April 22, 2011, at her home after a brief illness. She was born April 1, 1922, at home in Whitefield, the daughter of Delbert F. Brann, Sr. and Georgia (Colby) Brann.

Marcia attended Coopers Mills grammar school, two years at Whitefield High School and graduated from Cony High School of Augusta in 1939.

After school, she worked at Howe’s Fur Co. in Coopers Mills.

She married Carleton Farrington on Sept. 9, 1945. After raising three sons, she worked at Farrington Clothing Store in South China.

For years, she enjoyed knitting gifts for family and friends, playing beano and other card games, and spending time with her family. She had a great love for watching birds and her dog, Sadie.

She was predeceased by her parents; her stepmother, Ruth Brann; her husband, Carleton; her son, Timothy and his wife, Shirley; and her brother, Delbert Brann Jr.

She is survived by her son,Theodore Farrington; her son, Thomas Farrington and his wife, Nancy, and their daughters Jessica and Johanna and her husband, Kirk Studholm, and great-grandchildren, Parker and Ethan, all of South China; grandson, Carleton “Chip” Farrington of China, his daughter Megan and great-grandson Trey; her sisters, Nina Aho of Union, Frances Gould and her husband, Don, of Whitefield, and Betty Lou Crocker of Coopers Mills; her brothers, Freeman Brann and his wife, Joyce, of Texas and Austin Brann and his wife, Marti, of Augusta; sister-in-law, Martha Brann of South China; four step-grandchildren, Steven, Terry, Kelly and Mike; and numerous nieces and nephews.

There will be no public visiting hours. A graveside service will be held Monday, May 2, at 1:30 p.m. at Chadwick Hill Cemetery, Windsor Road, South China.

Arrangements are under the care of Plummer Funeral Home, 983 Ridge Road, Windsor.  Condolences may be expressed at plummerfh.com