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Obituary: Roy Covington, Deputy

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Roy Vincent Covington, 71, of Deputy, passed away at 6:20 p.m. on Friday, October 11, 2013 at his residence.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service. Visitation will be Monday evening from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home and from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday. Burial will be at Dupont Cemetery.

He is survived by four sisters, Velma Aline Marling of North Vernon, Mary Peters and Marjorie Marcum both of Deputy, and Joann Eman of Albany, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie Covington.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to King’s Daughter Hospice.

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