GOLDTHWAITE Funeral services for Anna Merle Covington, 75, of Goldthwaite will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, at Stacy-Wilkins Chapel in Goldthwaite with Jim Hayes officiating. Burial will follow in Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today, at the funeral home.

She died Sunday, Nov. 15, 2009, at Hamilton General Hospital.

She was born Dec. 12, 1933, in Goldthwaite, to Richard Epperson and Lena (Leggett) Epperson. She was married to Jerry Covington on May 5, 1953, in Center City. She was a homemaker and a Methodist.

Survivors include her husband of Goldthwaite; sons, Mike and wife Elaine Covington and Richard Covington all of Goldthwaite; daughters, Debra and husband David Ward Goldthwaite and Jennifer and husband Terry Thompson all of Goldthwaite and Cheryl and Butch Kohns of San Angelo; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Mary Nelle Kelso of Goldthwaite and Catherine Miller of Goldthwaite.