Carroll D. Covington, 85, of Mt. Zion, Ill. passed away on Sunday, April 21, 2019 at Sullivan Rehab.
A graveside service to honor and celebrate Carroll’s life will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, April 26, 2019 at Old Stonington Cemetery with military honors provided by the Macon County Honor Guard. Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home, Blue Mound is assisting the family with arrangements.
Carroll was born on April 10, 1934 in Stonington, Ill., the son of Hugh and Fairy (Price) Covington. He married Diane Ater on April 24, 1955. He served proudly in the United States Navy. Carroll retired from Wagner Casting Co. after many years of service. He was an avid Dallas Cowboys fan and loved his dog Max.
Carroll is survived by his wife: Diane Covington of Mt. Zion, Ill.; daughters: Cheryl White of Mt. Zion, Ill. and Cathy Covington of Peoria, Ill.; grandchildren: Eric Bryson, Shawn Bryson, Trisha Senger and Jesse Bridge; great-grandchildren: Kailee, Blake, Makena, Ainsley, Dreah and Owen.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother: Robert Covington.
Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at www.dawson-wikoff.com.