(submitted by Gerald & Tammy Westmoreland)
MEADVILLE — Services for Mario Maurrice "Scooter" Covington, age 35, of Bude, who died Monday, Dec. 26, 2011, at his residence, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, at New Bethel Baptist Church.
Burial will follow in the Adams Family Cemetery under the direction of Marshall Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until 5 p.m. today in the chapel of the funeral home and from 9 a.m. until service time Wednesday at the church.
Mr. Covington was born May 27, 1976, in Chicago, the son of Sallie Covington Bray and Eugene D. Myles.
Mr. Covington was preceded in death by his father and grandmother, Ida. M. Covington.
Survivors include his mother and her husband, Jimmie Bray; two brothers, Kallion Covington and wife, Shantae, and Reo L. Covington and wife, Regina, all of Madison, Wis.; two uncles, Robert Weathersby and wife, Brenda, of Bude, and Robert Wayne Fleming and wife, Doretha, of McCall Creek; one aunt, Cynthia Adams and husband, Ricky Adams Sr., of McCall Creek; two god-brothers, Keith Carradine and Rodrick; five god-sisters, Alisha, Kameka, Denisha Carradine, Kimico Carradine and Lakisha Brown and husband, Ray, and a number of other relatives and friends.