Albert Gordon Warrington
Albert Gordon Warrington
  • April 6, 1927 - November 5, 2017
  • Columbia, South Carolina

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COLUMBIA Albert Gordon "Buddy" Warrington, 90, passed away peacefully Sunday, November 5, 2017 in Columbia. Born April 6, 1927 at Ft. Meade, Maryland, he was the son of Harry Emilio Warrington and Emma Griffith Warrington. Buddy enlisted in the Marine Corps in April, 1945, and was discharged the following year. He spent his professional career in the printing industry and was the founder and owner of the 3-L printing company. After retirement, he was a volunteer at Providence Hospital for more than 20 years. Buddy was a faithful attender of Kilbourne Park Baptist Church in Columbia.

Buddy was predeceased by his wife of 60 years, Mary Cecile DeWitt Warrington. He is survived by his daughter, Lacy Jackson Warrington Derrick (Ron) of Chapin; sons, Lee D. Warrington of Columbia, and Len G. Warrington (fiancé, Pam Miller) of Columbia; sister, Jane G. Warrington of Columbia; former daughter-in-law, Jacquelyn Price Warrington; and grandchildren, Madeline McColl Warrington and Jackson Addy Derrick.

A Memorial Service will be held Friday, November 10, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Ft. Jackson National Cemetery officiated by the Rev. Terry Smoak. Dunbar Funeral Home, Devine St., is in charge of arrangements.

The family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested for Kilbourne Park Baptist Church in Columbia.

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