Carthage, NC
Mrs. Arnetta D. Covington, age 78 of Needmore Street died Wednesday (March 4, 2009) at the residence of her son Percy Degraffendreid.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Saturday at Pleasant Hill FWB Church with the Elder Valine Thompson, Pastor officiating. Burial will follow in Mt. Olive AME Zion Church Cemetery. Viewing will be from 11:00 —1:00 PM at the church prior to the service.
Fry and Prickett is serving the family.
Condolences: www.FryAndPrickett.com

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  1. Percy and Diane:
    At times like this words seem so inadequate…please know that Mother Covington touched so many lives. I am praying for you and your family. Be blessed. Love – Debbie

  2. To the Covington family;
    We are very saddened of the loss of Arnetta, our love goes out to you and your family. May you find comfort in theses next few lines.
    The greatest force in the universe, Jehovah God and by the means of his son Jesus Ch

  3. Mr. Degraffenreid,
    I am so sorry to hear of your mother\’s passing. Please know that you are in my prayers.
    Janet Smith

  4. Dear Percy and Diane-
    I was so sorry to hear of Arnetta\’s death. I know she is in Heaven with her wonderful parents! I think of Mae often and am grateful she was with me daily as a child. I loved her dearly.
    I came by this morning to speak an

  5. Dear Percy and Diane.
    I will always remember the pleasant days I spent with Arnetta and her \"kids\".
    I know she is with Jesus and God in a beautiful, peaceful place.
    My prayers and thoughts are with you.
    Susan

  6. Percy, Diane and Family,
    Our prayers and thoughts are with you. We ask that God Bless and Keep you in this most difficult time. Please feel that yiu can call us at any time. We Love You

  7. Percy and Diana,
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you always. It is always hard to lose someone dear, but \"moms\" are especially hard! Bill lost his mom in September-please know that you are in our thoughts!
    Much love-
    Pam and B

  8. Percy & Diana,
    Arnetta meant the world to me. She was full of wisdom and HERSELF! I\’ll never forget when I delivered BeBe\’s puppies and she would leave the room each time one was born, because she would get so upset. She felt like a second Mama

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