Linda Lou Stockton Covington, age 69, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

Mrs. Covington was born on July 8, 1951, in Lafayette, Indiana, to the late John (Buck) and Valley Crowe Stockton. After graduating from Delphi Community High School, in Delphi, IN, Linda attended Freed-Hardeman University and was later employed by Truett McConnell College as a library assistant. She was a member of Mountain View Church of Christ. In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her brother, Terry Stockton.

Survivors include her sons, Adam Covington and Aaron Covington, both of Cleveland; grandchildren, Caleb Covington and Rachel Covington; great-grandchild, Noelle Covington; brothers and sisters-in-law, James and Debbie Stockton, CO, and Ronald and Ginger Stockton, NC; sisters-in-law, Shirley Stockton, IN and Shirley Calhoun, IN; special niece and spouse, Lori and Mike
Phillips, IN; good friend, Janice Wilson, Cleveland; cousins, aunt, uncles, nieces, and nephews also survive.

Graveside services are scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Saturday, August 1, 2020, at Yonah View Memorial Gardens. Minister Bob Burt and the Rev. Michael Justus will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Mountain View Church of Christ – 38 Thurmond Road, Cleveland, GA 30528 or Churches of Christ Disaster Relief Effort – P.O. Box 111180 – Nashville, TN 37222-1180.

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Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland. 706-865-3101.