Virginia “Ginger” Jean Peck Harrington, age 64, passed away on December 2, 2021, in Dallas, GA. Visitation will be held on Monday, December 6, 2021 from 9:30 am to 10:30 am. Funeral will be on Monday, December 6, 2021 at 10:30 am, followed by burial. All services will be held at Twin Oaks Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home in Southaven, MS.
Ms. Harrington was born on December 16,1956 in Minneapolis, MN. She enjoyed scrapbooking and reading, had a love for singing with a beautiful voice, and loved her family. She attended West Ridge Church in Dallas, GA. She also worked as a team lead with Hershey for 28 years.
Virginia was a part of the Order of the Eastern Star, Amaranth, White Shrine, and Daughters of the Nile.
She is survived by: her children, Christy (Rodrigo) Sanchez of GA, and Lisa (David) Barker of TN; grandchildren, Jayden and Layne Barker of TN, Morgan, Christian, Austin, and Jordan Sanchez, Sandro Oliver, all of GA; siblings, Bill (Terry) Peck of TN, Tom (Melanie) Peck of MS, and Margaret (Bob) Morrison of MS; her mother, Marilyn Peck of MS; step mother, Audrey Peck, several nieces and nephews, and her best friend of 37 years, Shari Leitch (Bill) of MS.
She is predeceased by her father, William Peck; grandparents, William and Virginia Peck, and Albert Kunnen and Jeanette Spaninga; former husband, John Harrington; and special friend, R.D. Lyles.