ARTHUR COVINGTON. Ref:22074. Born: 10 May 1870 at Little Rock, Pulaski Co AR

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GENERATION One

ARTHUR COVINGTON. Ref: 22074. Born: 10 May 1870 in Little Rock, Pulaski Co AR. Father: not known, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known,

Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 15 Dec 1895 in Pottawatomie Co OK to Sweat, Allie 22075. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:02:07)

EMPHERS COVINGTON. Ref: 22076. Born during 1899 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie, Ref: 22075

BEULAH COVINGTON. Ref: 22077. Born 4 Jan 1904 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie, Ref: 22075

WILLIE JACKSON COVINGTON. Ref: 22078. Born 13 Mar 1907 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie, Ref: 22075

TRAVIS COVINGTON. Ref: 22080. Born during 1911 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie, Ref: 22075

LEVIE DIBBS COVINGTON. Ref: 22079. Born 23 Feb 1911 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Sweat, Allie, Ref: 22075

GENERATION Two

EMPHERS COVINGTON. Ref: 22076. Born: during 1899 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur, Father Ref: 22074. Mother:

Sweat, Allie, Mother Ref: 22075. Mar: 19 Jan 1919 in Pontotoc Co OK to Adams, Ben . Died: during 1928 in Oklahoma OK aged 29.

(Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:05:15)

BEULAH COVINGTON. Ref: 22077. Born: 4 Jan 1904 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur, Father Ref: 22074. Mother: Sweat,

Allie, Mother Ref: 22075. Mar: 12 Sep 1919 in Pontotoc Co OK to Newby, Otto F . Died: 23 Oct 1999 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK aged 95.

(Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:07:11)

WILLIE JACKSON COVINGTON. Ref: 22078. Born: 13 Mar 1907 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur, Father Ref: 22074.

Mother: Sweat, Allie, Mother Ref: 22075. Mar: 6 Mar 1927 in Pontotoc Co OK to Soward, Velma Vernon 22084. Died: 31 May 1968 in

Steamboat Spring, Routt Co CO aged 61. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:11:13)

KENNETH BURL COVINGTON. Ref: 22085. Born 8 Nov 1927 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon, Ref: 22084

HELEN BONNELL COVINGTON. Ref: 22086. Born 20 May 1932 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon, Ref: 22084

RONALD GAIL COVINGTON. Ref: 22087. Born 30 Nov 1936 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon, Ref: 22084

LEVIE DIBBS COVINGTON. Ref: 22079. Born: 23 Feb 1911 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur, Father Ref: 22074.

Mother: Sweat, Allie, Mother Ref: 22075. Mar: about 1931 in Oklahoma Co OK to Holloway, Margaret 22081. Died: 29 Sep 1962 in

Maxwell, Pontotoc Co OK aged 51. (Last updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

ARTHUR LEE COVINGTON. Ref: 22082. Born 21 Jan 1932 in Maxwell, Pontotoc Co OK. Mother: Holloway, Margaret, Ref: 22081

DELMER R COVINGTON. Ref: 22083. Born during 1936 in Oklahoma Co OK. Mother: Holloway, Margaret, Ref: 22081

TRAVIS COVINGTON. Ref: 22080. Born: during 1911 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Arthur, Father Ref: 22074. Mother: Sweat,

Allie, Mother Ref: 22075. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:13:47)

GENERATION Three

KENNETH BURL COVINGTON. Ref: 22085. Born: 8 Nov 1927 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Willie Jackson, Father Ref:

22078. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon, Mother Ref: 22084. Mar: about 1946 in Denver, Denver Co CO to Domgaard, Evelyn F 22088.

Died: 6 Nov 2006 in Seaside, Clatsop Co OR aged 78. Obituary reads "Kenneth B. Covington, 79 of Gearhart Oregon, passed away

Monday, November 6, 2006 in Astoria, Oregon of cancer

 

Ken and his wife resided in Fruita for most of the past 25 years.

 

Ken was born on November 8, 1927 in Oil Center, Oklahoma to Wilk and Velma Covington. He married Evelyn Domgaard in 1946 in

Denver, CO. She survives, living in Gearhart.

 

Ken began working in the oil fields as a roughneck at an early age. He joined the Air Force in 1946. After the Air Force he worked in the oil

fields in Montana, N. Dakota, S. Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado. He moved his family from Rangely, CO to Las Vegas, NV in 1964. There

he worked for Felix and Sessions at the Nevada test site during the atomic testing as a foreman and supervisor. In the 70ís he went to

Alaska and was a superintendent at Prudoe Bay working on the Alaska Pipeline. After that he worked as a consultant for the major oil

companies in Utah, Colorado, and Wyoming. In 1979 he purchased his own drilling rig and formed Covington Drilling. Ken retired in 1995

and in 2005 moved with his wife to Gearhart, OR to be near his daughters and son-in-law. Ken loved the outdoors, he was an avid

fisherman, he loved football, baseball, playing golf and he shot a mean game of pool. He was a very talented person, anything he did, he

quickly mastered. He died the same way he lived, with courage and the respect and admiration of his family and friends.

 

In addition to his wife; Ken is survived by 2 daughters and a son-in-law; Carolyn Covington of Gearhart, OR, Bill and Shirley Roady of

Gearhart, OR, 2 brothers and a sister; Gail Covington of Grand Junction, Ricky Covington of Grand Junction and Bonnell Halcomb of

Rangely, CO, numerous nieces and nephews that he thought so much of." (Last updated: 30/08/2021 16:48:31)

HELEN BONNELL COVINGTON. Ref: 22086. Born: 20 May 1932 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Willie Jackson, Father Ref:

22078. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon, Mother Ref: 22084. Died: 28 Feb 2014 in Grand Junction, Mesa Co CO aged 81. (Last updated:

24/07/2019 07:26:30)

RONALD GAIL COVINGTON. Ref: 22087. Born: 30 Nov 1936 in Ada, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Willie Jackson, Father Ref:

22078. Mother: Soward, Velma Vernon, Mother Ref: 22084. Died: 22 Nov 2014 in Grand Junction, Mesa Co CO aged 77. Known as Gail.

(Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:27:39)

ARTHUR LEE COVINGTON. Ref: 22082. Born: 21 Jan 1932 in Maxwell, Pontotoc Co OK. Father: Covington, Levie Dibbs, Father Ref:

22079. Mother: Holloway, Margaret, Mother Ref: 22081. Mar: about 1954 in Stayton, Marion Co OR to name not known . Died: 3 Jun 2016

in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma Co OK aged 83. Died in an automobile accident (Last updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

TERESA LeANN COVINGTON. Ref: 27730. Born 16 Aug 1955 in Stayton, Marion Co OR. Mother: not known, Ref: 0

DELMER R COVINGTON. Ref: 22083. Born: during 1936 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Covington, Levie Dibbs, Father Ref: 22079. Mother:

Holloway, Margaret, Mother Ref: 22081. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:19:41)

GENERATION Four

TERESA LeANN COVINGTON. Ref: 27730. Born: 16 Aug 1955 in Stayton, Marion Co OR. Father: Covington, Arthur Lee, Father Ref:

22082. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 13 Sep 1973 in Wichita Co TX to Balthrop, John T . Died: 16 Jun 2001 in Lawton,

Comanche Co OK aged 45. (Last updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

GENERATION Spouses, etc

Allie COVINGTON. Ref: 22075. Born: 5 Apr 1873 in Texas TX. Father: Sweat, Father Ref: 0. Mother: not known, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 15

Dec 1895 in Pottawatomie Co OK to Covington, Arthur 22074. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:04:14)

Velma Vernon COVINGTON. Ref: 22084. Born: 2 Aug 1910 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Soward, Chester Little, Father Ref: 0. Mother:

Robertson, Lona Estelle, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: 6 Mar 1927 in Pontotoc Co OK to Covington, Willie Jackson 22078. Died: 21 Mar 2004 in

Grand Junction, Mesa Co CO aged 93. (Last updated: 24/07/2019 07:21:58)

Margaret Emily COVINGTON. Ref: 22081. Born: 23 Apr 1914 in Oklahoma Co OK. Father: Holloway, Grover Cleveland, Father Ref: 0.

Mother: Lambert, Saeah Ophelia, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: about 1931 in Oklahoma Co OK to Covington, Levie Dibbs 22079. Died: 11 Nov

2000 in Pontotoc Co OK aged 86. (Last updated: 05/10/2021 19:47:34)

Evelyn Fern COVINGTON. Ref: 22088. Born: 9 Sep 1926 in Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co CA. Father: Domgaard, Hyrum James, Father

Ref: 0. Mother: Underwood, Elsie Fern, Mother Ref: 0. Mar: about 1946 in Denver, Denver Co CO to Covington, Kenneth Burl 22085. Died:

26 Apr 2008 in Seaside, Clatsop Co OR aged 81. Obituary reads "Evelyn F. Covington, 81, of Seaside, died Saturday, April 26, 2008, in

Seaside.

 

She was born Sept. 9, 1926, in Los Angeles, to Hyrum J. and Elsie (Underwood) Domgaard.

 

She graduated from Altera High School in Fort Duchesne, Utah. She moved to Colorado, where she attended beauty school in Denver,

graduating in 1948.

 

She married Kenneth B. Covington. He preceded her in death in 2006. The couple settled in Fruita, Colo. In 2005, they moved to Seaside.

 

Mrs. Covington was a member of the Fruita Faith Baptist Church. Family members say that she loved flowers, gardening, reading and

studying her Bible.

 

She is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Carolyn Covington of Seaside and Shirley and Bill Roady of Gearhart; two brothers and

a sister-in-law, Neil Domgaard of Gusher, Utah, and Ernie and Willa Domgaard of Tucson, Ariz.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

 

A memorial will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Seaside Christian Church." (Last updated: 30/08/2021 16:48:31)