Funeral services for Mr. Billy J. Covington, age 67, of the Ararat Community will be held on Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at the Morgan Chapel Baptist Church at 11:00am with Dr. Danny Lanier officiating. Burial will follow in the Mosley Cemetery in Gilbertown. Visitation will be Tuesday, February 8, 2011 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Bumpers Funeral Home in Butler.
Mr. Covington passed away on Saturday, February 5, 2011 at the University Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. He was a retired carpenter.
He is survived by his wife Judy Anderson Covington of Toxey; son Lorrell Covington (Crystal) of Toxey; daughters Bonnie Norwood (Daniel) of Pensacola, FL; Anita Nosco (Todd) of Meridian, MS; Lori Adams (Randall) of Brandon, MS; Cristina Covington of Meridian, MS; brothers James Covington (Bonnie) of Mobile; Wyamon Covington (Lois) of Deer Park, TX; Oscar Covington of Silas; sisters Barbara Oates (Louie) of Silas; Carolyn Evans of Axis, AL; grandchildren Drake Nosco, Samantha Adams, Charlie Nosco, Blake Norwood, Randi Adams, Magen Norwood, Christopher Covington, Kristen Covington.
Pallbearers: Anthony Covington, Mike Mosley, Jamie Covington, Greg Anderson, Grady Anderson, Andy Anderson, Alan Anderson, David Lee.
Honorary Pallbearers: Ronnie Covington, David Anderson, Grandchildren: Drake Nosco, Samantha Adams, Charlie Nosco, Blake Norwood, Randi Adams, Magen Norwood, Christopher Covington, Kristen Covington.
Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler will be in charge of arrangements.