In loving memory of Barbara Carlene Doss Covington, 80, of Appomattox, Virginia, who went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, March 21, 2012. Carlene was born in Appomattox County on June 23, 1931 to Thomas Andrew and Aileen Ferguson Doss. She was married to the late Hugh Covington.
Carlene will be dearly missed by her daughter, Sherry Wilkerson and son-in-law Dennis; her daughter-in-law, Robbie Covington; her sister, Joyce Patterson and husband Diuguid; her beloved grandchildren and great grandchildren, Brian Wilkerson and wife Wendy, Rodney Wilkerson and wife Lori and their children, Juliana, Holly and Brady, Michael Wilkerson and wife Sara and their children, Jack, Carly and Avery, Valarie W. Harrison and husband Josh and their children, Camden and Lola, Brandy C. Kent and husband Aaron and their children, Andrew, Ayden and Austin, and Beth C. Pippins and husband Ricky and their children, Michaela, Lucas, Kaitlin and Landon; as well as seven nieces and nephews and their families.
She was preceded in death by her son, Michael Covington; a sister, Nancy Hall; and her brother, Kenneth Doss.
The family will receive friends at the home of Josh and Valarie Harrison located in Walton Place, 172 Hickory Lane, Appomattox, on the afternoon and evening of Friday, March 23. A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 pm, Saturday, March 24, at Red Oak Baptist Church Cemetery by the Rev. John Pickett.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a memorial donation to Gleaning for the World, PO Box 645, Concord, VA 24538 or the Appomattox Volunteer Rescue Squad, PO Box 57, Appomattox, VA 24522.