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Bessie Orlean Knowles Covington
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Birth: Jun. 24, 1908
Limestone County
Alabama, USA
Death: Oct. 6, 1986
Limestone County
Alabama, USA

Published in The Huntsville Times, Huntsville, AL, Wednesday, October 8, 1986

Mrs. Bessie Orlean Covington, 78, of Route 8, Athens, died Monday at the Athens-Limestone Hospital.

The funeral will be today at 1 p.m. at Spry Funeral Home with Fred Evans and A.J. Rollins officiating. Burial will be in Oneal Cemetery.

Mrs. Covington was a member of the Oneal Church of Christ.

Survivors include four daughters, Paulette Tipper of Florence, and Margaret Cramer, Charlotte Bates and Dawn Smith, all of Athens; two brothers, Ordway Knowles of Athens and Wilburn Knowles of Lincoln Park, Mich.; two sisters, Jessie Covington and Onie Matthews, both of Athens; and four grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Cason Uhlan Knowles (1887 - 1964)
  Carrie Mae Lewis Knowles (1887 - 1968)
  Paul Maclin Covington (1906 - 1981)
  Margaret Covington Cramer (1929 - 2015)*
  Jessie Mae Knowles Covington (1908 - 1990)*
  Bessie Orlean Knowles Covington (1908 - 1986)
  Onie Irene Knowles Matthews (1911 - 1997)*
  Franklin Ordway Knowles (1919 - 1996)*
*Calculated relationship
Married November 23, 1924
ONeal Cemetery
Limestone County
Alabama, USA
Created by: Mary Jo
Record added: Jan 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 23764675
Bessie Orlean <i>Knowles</i> Covington
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