Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, September 19, 2017 – Volume XVIII, Issue No. 21

Martin “Marty” Neal Carrington

1971 – 2017

A memorial service for Martin Neal Carrington, 45, will be held on Saturday, September 23, at Greene’s Lake from 12:00 noon-2:00 p.m. Robert Burns will officiate.

Mr. Carrington died on September 14, 2017, at Baylor Hospital in Dallas. He was born on September 24, 1971, to James and Marilee Hutchings Smith in Dallas.

He is survived by his brother, James Randall and wife Sharon.

He was preceded in death by his parents.


Robert Everett Greenlaw

1931 – 2017

Memorial services for Robert Everett Greenlaw, 86, of Alba, will be held by the family at a later date.

Mr. Greenlaw died on September 13, 2017, at his residence in Alba. He was born on January 22, 1931, in Calais, Maine, to Stephen Robert and Eva Marjorie Steeves Greenlaw. He married Patricia Anna Stevenson on April 1, 1960.

Mr. Greenlaw served in the Army during the Korean War and had lived in East Texas since 1990. He was a member of the International Brotherhood of Painters and Tapers and the American Legion.

He is survived by his wife of Alba; son, Matthew Edward Greenlaw of East Tawakoni; daughters, Sherry Griggs of East Tawakoni, and Maurie Ann Wright and husband David of Mineola; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Mr. Greenlaw was preceded in death by his parents; son, Michael Everett Greenlaw; granddaughter, Jessica Griggs; brother, Stephen Greenlaw; and son-in-law, Ken Griggs.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba.