Isaac Edgar Covert

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Isaac Edgar Covert, 74, of Vilonia passed from this life Monday, July 13, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Little Rock. Born in New Brighton, Penn., he was the son of the late Isaac Herbert and Inez Swan Covert and was raised in the Georgetown, Penn., area. He was a U.S. Army veteran, was a retired field engineer for IBM, and had been a resident of Violonia since 1981. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mrs. Charlotte Northington Covert in July 2007.

Survivors include his son, Richard Allen Covert; two daughters,Tracey Lynne Covert and Elizabeth Anne Yahn; two brothers, Tom Covert and Bob Covert; two sisters, Ginger Cunningham and Jean Davidson; and five grandchildren.

A memorial service was 10 a.m. Friday in the Manila Cemetery with Rev. Mark Wheeler officiating. Burial followed under the direction of Howard Funeral Service. Family and friends gathered at 9:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

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