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James Dean Covington

September 10, 1959 ~ September 22, 2020 (age 61)

Obituary

Mr. James Dean Covington son of Mrs. Sally Gunn Covington and the late Luther Covington, Jr. was born September 10, 1959 in Union County, North Carolina. And departed this life on Tuesday, September 22, 2020 at Atrium health Care-Union, Monroe, North Carolina. 

James graduated from Monroe high School and later joined the United States navy serving eight years and was honorable discharge from the United States Navy. in 1986 he came back to Monroe, NC and secured  a position at Teledyne Allvac, where he later retired  after 29  years of service. 
James was a loving son, brother, uncle and friend to many. He was preceded in death by his father: Luther June Covington, one brother: Martin Luther Covington and sister: Lula Ivey Mills.

He leaves to cherish his fond memories: His Mother: Mrs. Sally Gunn Covington of Monroe, NC.  His brothers: Roger Dale Covington (Deborah)  of Waxhaw, N.C. and Baxter Boyd Covington (Wanda) of Monroe, NC. Sisters: Ms. Barbara Ann Covington of Charlotte, NC. , Mrs. Cynthia Elaine Morrow (Dennis). Mrs. Eva Covington Robinson (John) of Monroe, NC and Mrs. Rita Carol Leak (Tim) of Wingate, NC. Aunts: Ms. Josie Webb of Brooklyn, NY, Mrs. Ruth Mae Stafford of Monroe, NC, Mrs. Fannie Mae Duncan of Mint Hill, NC and Mrs. Mary Hardison of Springhill, Fla.. Uncle: Henry Gunn and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

 

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 Service Program


Services

Viewing
Saturday
September 26, 2020

1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Bennie Blakely Jr. Memorial Chapel
714 East Franklin Street
Monroe, NC 28110

Graveside Service
Sunday
September 27, 2020

1:00 PM
Lakeland Memorial Park
1901 Lancaster Avenue
Monroe, NC 28112

Interment following funeral service
Sunday
September 27, 2020

Lakeland Memorial Park
1901 Lancaster Avenue
Monroe, NC 28112

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