- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 9 Aug 2009.
Mary Rachel Covington obituary
- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 2 Aug 2010.
Robert Leon "Bobby" Covington obituary
- [S4] Knoxville News-Sentinel (Tennessee), 12 Aug 2001.
COVINGTON, JAMES B. - born August 5, 1935, passed away August 10, 2001 at UT Medical Center. Member & deacon of Knoxville Missionary Temple. Preceded in death by son, James Edward Covington; father, Brownlow Covington; son in law, Neil Reed; great grandson, James Robert (Jim Bob) McMahan. Survivors: wife, Betty Jean Covington; daughters, Anna Lasley & Mary Ruth Townsend of Knoxville; sons, David & Richard Covington of Knoxville, Johnny Headrick of Lenoir City; mother, Mary Covington of Blount Co.; brothers, Robert Covington of Powell, Leroy Covington of Texas; sister, Pat Welch of NC; 17 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren. Funeral service 2 p.m. Monday Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel with Rev. Ernest Huskey officiating. Interment Lynnhurst Cemetery. Pallbearers: Neil Reed, Bob Bingham, Gary Bingham, Bob Townsend, Dave Ross, Benny Hackler. The family will receive friends 7-9 p.m. Sunday at Rose Mortuary Broadway Chapel.