[CentOS] making a script into a service

Mon Dec 9 14:05:57 UTC 2013
John Doe <jdmls at yahoo.com>

From: Larry Martell <larry.martell at gmail.com>

> We have a python script that is currently run from cron. We want to
> make it into a service so it can be controlled with service
> start/stop/restart. Can anyone point me at site that has instructions
> on how to do this? I've googled but haven't found anything.