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Wayne Willard Covington

August 19, 1942 — June 28, 2024

Red Oak, VA

Wayne Willard Covington

Mr. Wayne Willard Covington of Red Oak, VA passed away Friday, June 28, 2024, at Chase City Health and Rehab. He was born August 19, 1942, in Charlotte County, VA and was 81 years old. He was the son of the late Dorothy Covington. He was preceded in death by his wife Frances Martin Covington.

He was of the Christian faith. Wayne’s favorite hobby was spending time with his grandchildren and family. In his free time Wayne also enjoyed tending his vegetable garden and watching John Wayne movies.

Mr. Wayne Willard Covington is survived by:

Two Sons

David Wayne Covington of Charlotte County, VA

Claude Eugene Covington and wife Ann of Clover, VA

Three Grandchildren

David Wayne Covington, Jr. (Hannah) 

Sabrina Ann Covington

James Robert Covington

Two Great Grandchildren

Rosaleigh & Isaiah Covington

Two adopted sons

 Rex & Will Clark

A number of Siblings

A graveside memorial service will be held on Saturday, July 6, 2024 at 11:00 A.M. at Saxe Cemetery, West Saxkey Rd., Saxe, VA. with the Rev. Devin Snead officiating.  The family will receive friends at of the home of Claude and Ann Covington, 2174 Mill Rd, Clover, VA 24534

For memorials, please consider a charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be directed to

Arrangements are by: Powell Funeral Home and Powell Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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Saturday, July 6, 2024

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