Gary Lee Arrington
December 6, 1968 - January 26, 2021
Gary Lee Arrington, age 52, of Bear, DE, passed away on Tuesday, January 26, 2021.
Born in Woodbridge, VA on December 6, 1968, he was a son of Douglas and Nancy (Clinedinst) Arrington. Gary made his career in behavioral health as a health technician. He volunteered for many years as an assistant to children with special needs, and spent his free time fishing and bowling. He was goofy in all of the right ways, and used his sense of humor to uplift those around him. Gary will always be remembered as a very giving and selfless individual.
In addition to his parents, Gary is survived by his sons, Robert Arrington and Nathan Arrington; siblings, Dale Arrington (Mary) and Sandra Dickson; nephews, Brian Arrington (Kelly), T.J. Dickson (Jon) and Jeremy Dickson (April); niece, Amy Wiseinbuger (Bill); fiancé, Paula Barnes; and many longtime close friends.
All services will he held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gary’s memory to Special Olympics Virginia, 3212 North Skipwith Road, Suite 100, Richmond, VA 23294.