Ms. Vita CaTrice McLendon, 43, was born February 7, 1976 in Monroe, North Carolina. She was the daughter of D.A. McLendon and Barbara A. Covington and granddaughter of Ms. Sally Gunn Covington of Monroe, North Carolina.
Preceding her in death , Mr. Doll and Mrs. Ruby McLendon and Mr. Luther Covington, Jr. of Monroe, North Carolina.
Vita graduated from Sun Valley High School and later ventured out to study fashion design at The Arts Institute of Seattle. She eventually came back home started a career as a Home Health Aid, but aspired to do something else more exciting. She loved to study and talk about God's Word. listen to music, take long drives and dine at trendy restaurants offering diverse menu options,
While Vita enjoys her new life in Heaven, she's survived by her parents: D.A. McLendon of Charlotte, North Carolina and Ms. Barbara A .Covington of Charlotte, North Carolina. Three siblings: Andrew LeVar McLendon, Ebony Kazara McLendon and Ariana Costner all of Charlotte, North Carolina. Ten aunts: Phyllis McLendon, Doris McLendon, Mrs. Jaques Owens (Spencer), Priscilla Stowe of Charlotte, North Carolina. Mrs. Shelia Smith of Chester, VA.. Mrs. Peggy Bailey (Ron) of Alexander, VA. Wanda McLendon of Athens, GA. Mrs. Eva Robinson (John), Mrs. Cynthia Morrow (Dennis) of Monroe, North Carolina. and Mrs. Rita Leake (Timothy) of Wingate, North Carolina. Seven uncles: Russell McLendon, James Covington , Baxter Covington (Wanda) of Monroe, North Carolina. L.A. McLendon of Charlotte, North Carolina. Chad Pineal McLendon, Roger Covington, (Debra) of Waxhaw, North Carolina. and Terry McLendon of Chapel Hill, North Carolina. And a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.