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1939 Sherwood Way
San Angelo, TX 76901
Phone: (325) 224-2828
Ernie Covington

Ernie David Covington

Saturday, November 18th, 1950 - Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Ernie was born in Hobbs, New Mexico and raised in Lovington, New Mexico. He spent the last 30 years in San Angelo, Texas. He was a career long mechanic, most recently employed at San Angelo State Supported Living Center as a motor pool supervisor. He loved spending time with family and friends and hunting and fishing whenever he could.
Ernie peacefully passed away at Shannon Medical Center on February 26, at approximately 9:30 am. He will be remembered for his huge belly laugh, love of the outdoors, model airplane building and his willingness to eagerly help anyone with mechanical issues.
Ernie is survived by his wife of 51 years, Joy Covington. He is also survived by his son and daughter-in-law, David and Deanna Covington, grandson Justin Covington from Ft. Worth, Texas and granddaughter Skyler Covington from Tomball, Texas along with many friends and family.
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    Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021 2:00pm
    Shaffer Funeral Home's Pioneer Chapel - Grape Creek
    8009 US Highway 87 N
    San Angelo, TX 76901
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Joe DeHoyos

Posted at 04:13pm
RIP Ernie Covington ✝️
We both worked at the state school in Carlsbad, Tx in the maintenance Dept. You were at good employee out there and ran the motor pool effectively. Thanks for all you did for the individuals, who we worked for and the facility. My condolences to the Covington family and friends for your loss.
Joe DeHoyos
Carlsbad, Texas - Sanatorium, Texas
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Lisa Walker

Posted at 06:58pm
From Mr. & Mrs. Chris E. Walker you and your family ate in out thought and prayers .
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Mike ,Dyan and kay

Posted at 03:03pm
So sorry for your loss ,but alot of wonderful memories to be remembered
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Vangie Ramos

Posted at 12:27pm
My most sincere sympathy and condolences. Praying for Ernie's wife & family. God be with you all during this time. Thought a lot of Ernie, worked with him out at the San Angelo SSLC. Vangie Ramos

McKibben family and Satterfield family.

Posted at 06:49pm
So sorry for your loss. We love you.
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