83, Born in Bradenton, FL on August 5, 1932 passed on February 2, 2016. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis A and Johnnie D Covington. He is survived by his wife - Lillie Mae, daughters - Barbara C Gardner (Reginald), Karen L Whiting (Charlie), JoAnn L Covington (Eugene), sister - Mary L Walton; grandchildren - Charles C Whiting (Chanadra), Kirsten L Whiting, Zaria A Covington, and a host of loving nieces and nephews. The wake will be held Friday, February 5, 2016, 6-8pm, at St. Mary Missionary Baptist Church, 1006 1st St., Bradenton, FL 34208. The service will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 1pm at Ward Temple AME Church, 1005 5th St. W., Bradenton, FL 34205. Arrangements entrusted to Westside Funeral Home, Palmetto, FL 941-722-4960.
Westside Funeral Home
204 7th St. W.
Palmetto, FL 34221
Published in The Bradenton Herald on Feb. 4, 2016