Clemmie Covington – Sunrise: December 25, 1938 Sunset: August 28, 2021
Clemmie was born in Yalobusha, Mississippi. He was the son of Sell Covington and Arverdia Carter Covington.
Clemmie leaves to mourn his passing his children – Clemmie Jones, Jr., of Georgia, Demetria Jones-Smith of Tennessee, Zola Newbern of Kentucky, LeSia Dawson (Roosevelt) of Kentucky, Stephen Covington (Kenyetta) of New Jersey, Ray Jones (Cecelia) of Kentucky, Ineal Wilson (Donald) of Alabama, Kenneth Jones (Sanetta) of Tennessee, Vickie Jones of Tennessee, Clarence Jarvis of Missouri, Maurice Jarvis of Missouri, Tracy Ricks of Tennessee, Marilynn Robinson (Paul) of North Carolina, Clemmie Lane of Missouri, Jimmy Lane of Missouri
Also mourning are his 4 brothers – Edward, Jerry, Sell and Lee, 3 sisters – Lettie Jean, Hattie Ruth, and Annie Ruth, lots of grandchildren, great grandchildren and other relatives and friends.
His parents, a son (Tony Covington), 2 sisters (Jackie and Dorothy) and 1 brother (Lewis) preceded his in death.
Funeral services held Sept. 4 at 11:30 in the H.S. Smith chapel with interment in Morgan Ridge Cemetery.
H.S. Smith Funeral Home in charge of services