Dr Allen Clayton Covington

Dr Allen Clayton Covington

Kosciusko, Attala County, Mississippi, USA
Death 31 Mar 1957 (aged 72)
Burial Marks, Quitman County, Mississippi, USA
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Memorial ID 28011338 · View Source
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He was beloved by God and man,

Dr. A. C. Covington, Marks, was born in Kosciusko in 1885, the son of Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Covington, parents of seven children. In 1908, he married Miss Willie Adams, and of his union there were four children.

Dr. Covington entered Memphis Hospital Medical College in 1906 and graduated in 1910. In the spring of 1921, he moved to Quitman County and located at Belen, the former county seat; he practiced there about eighteen months, when he moved to Marks, the present county seat, where he now resides.

For the past twelve years he has served as county health officer, and in this capacity is commended for his energy, tact, constant endeavor to co-operate with health workers, and other physicians of the county, in carrying out a program of sanitation and immunization.

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  • Created by: Brenda Huntley
  • Added: 3 Jul 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 28011338
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Dr Allen Clayton Covington (28 Jan 1885–31 Mar 1957), Find a Grave Memorial no. 28011338, citing Marks Cemetery, Marks, Quitman County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Brenda Huntley (contributor 46612721) .