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John R. Covington
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Birth: Dec. 15, 1880
Louisiana, USA
Death: Nov. 13, 1953
Baton Rouge
East Baton Rouge Parish
Louisiana, USA

John R. Covington, age 72, died at Our Lady Of The Lake Hospital at 1:30 a.m. Friday, Welsh Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the Welsh Parlors, with burial in Vickers Cemetery at Walker. Survivors include two sons, William C. Covington and John C. Covington; three daughters, Mrs. George F. Holden, Mrs. Joe Massina and Mrs. Robert H. Hooper, all of Baton Rouge; six sisters, Mrs. Odie Blount, Mrs. Emma Wascom, Mrs. Anna Graham, Mrs. Lena Graham and Mrs. Allie Graham and Mrs. Viven Renniger, all of Walker; nine brothers, Buck, Arch, Edward, J. P., Bill, Leo, Elton, Erlo, all of Walker, and Tony, of Albany; six grandchildren.

Obituary published in "Morning Advocate" newspaper, dated Saturday, November 14, 1953, page 10A. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Pascal (Pac) Covington (1854 - 1934)
  Alice Vickers Covington (1854 - 1886)
 
 Spouses:
  Mathilda Covington (1886 - 1914)
  Dulcie Ola Sibley Beckner (1899 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  William Clyde Covington (1920 - 1992)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lawson H. Covington (1873 - 1944)*
  John R. Covington (1880 - 1953)
  Peter H. Covington (1884 - 1952)*
  Alice Oda Covington Blount (1885 - 1960)*
  Senith Coleman Chapman (1889 - 1926)**
  Dewey Covington (1892 - 1910)**
  Anna Covington Graham (1896 - 1967)**
  Loney Covington Graham (1898 - 1978)**
  Allie Covington Graham (1902 - 1982)**
  Emma N. Covington Wascom (1908 - 1981)**
  John P. (Brown) Covington (1910 - 1973)**
  Loversie Covington Davis (1912 - 1947)**
  Edward James "Tac" Covington (1914 - 1983)**
  Sidney Bridges Covington (1916 - 1978)**
  Vivian Covington Cronk (1916 - 2000)**
  Leo Frank Covington (1919 - 1980)**
  Eldon Covington (1922 - 1973)**
  Daniel Ezra "D. E." Covington (1924 - 1971)**
  Erlo A. Covington (1927 - 1997)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Vickers Cemetery
Walker (Livingston Parish)
Livingston Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
Created by: Shirley Covington
Record added: Oct 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 30906997
John R. Covington
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John R. Covington
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