FORT OGLETHORPE Daniel Mathew Harrington, 72, departed this life Tuesday, Jan. 1, 2013, at his home.He was born in Rockwood, Tenn., to the late Isom Calvin and Ruby Rebecca Harrington.Dan retired from BASF after 18 years of service and was Minister of Music at several churches in the area, most recently at Clifton Hills Baptist Church for 13 years. He was a member of South Seminole Baptist Church in East Ridge.Survivors include his loving wife of 45 years, Sandy Orrell Harrington, of Fort Oglethorpe; daughter, Deanna (Chris) Ayers, of Durham, N.C.; one sister-in-law; one brother-in-law; one nephew, and several cousins.Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2012, in the chapel with Rev. Ron Perry officiating.Interment will follow in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South. Family will receive friends from 3 until 7 p.m. today, and prior to the service Friday at the funeral home.In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to South Seminole Baptist Church, 1201 South Seminole Drive, East Ridge, TN. 37412; Hospice of Chattanooga, 4411 Oakwood Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416; or a charity of your choice.Arrangements are by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe.