- December 22, 1940 - February 24, 2013
- Sherwood, Arkansas
of Delois' Passing
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“My prayers are with your family. Ms. Dee was a special lady. I will miss seeing her smiling face and her kind words. My morning trips to the...Read More »
1 of 32 | Posted by: David Barker - Sherwood, AR
“Sorry to hear about your dear love one. We all look forward to John 5: 28,29. A friend Mattie Perry
2 of 32 | Posted by: mattie perry
“Kevin, Kirk, Matt, Lane your mom/grandmother will be missed. She loved you all SO much!! I am so sorry for your loss. God Bless you all.
...Read More »
3 of 32 | Posted by: Betsy Lacina - Des Arc, AR
“To: The Covell Family You are ALL in my prayers. May God give you all peace in your hearts....I LOVE YOU ALL WITH ALL MY HEART..May your Mother...Read More »
4 of 32 | Posted by: Lila Baxter - Sherwood, AR
“Kirk,Kevin,Matt and LANE...Your Mother and Grandmother loved you guys soooooo much. Thats ALL she ever talked about where her kids and grandkids. You...Read More »
5 of 32 | Posted by: Lila Baxter - Sherwood, AR
SORRY TO HEAR OF THE LOSS OF YOUR MOTHER. MAY GOD BE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY IN THE COMING DAYS.
WITH OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY,
GENE AND LOUISE
6 of 32 | Posted by: GENE & LOUISE WILLIAMS - CABOT, AR
“To the Covell family,
My family & I will keep all of you all in our prayers.
Megan Lacy & Family
7 of 32 | Posted by: Coy & Megan lacy II - AR
“PREYING FOR ALL OF YOU..RICK
8 of 32 | Posted by: RICK KELSO - beebe
“Kirk and Kevin so sorry for the loss of your mother she was such a sweet and special lady and I feel very blessed to have known her! will be praying...Read More »
9 of 32 | Posted by: sharon Howard - Cabot, AR
“Kevin, our thoughts are with you and your family. God Bless.Ila and Jerry Lacina
10 of 32 | Posted by: Jerry and Ila Lacina - sherwood, AR
“I knew Dee a long time. I knew her through the cleaners where she worked. She will be missed a lot. She was always smiling and nothing but kind...Read More »
11 of 32 | Posted by: Sharon Sauheaver - Sherwood, AR
“To the family of Ms. Dee, you have my deepest sympathy. Her smiling face and kind words will be missed. I looked forward to her smile and the fuss...Read More »
12 of 32 | Posted by: Richard Moss - Jacksonville, AR
“Matt and Lane, I am so sorry for your loss, your Grandmother was a wonderful loving lady. She loved you guys very much and was very proud of you. She...Read More »
13 of 32 | Posted by: Leah Pearce
“I will always remember our fun times together, especially standing on the porch and yelling out "Happy New Year" together. I remember when the boys...Read More »
14 of 32 | Posted by: Diane Davis - Sherwood, AR
“Many prayers to the family. Delois was such a sweet lady we enjoyed the times we spent with her.
15 of 32 | Posted by: Jennifer Murphy - Sherwood, AR
“Kirk & Kevin, We are so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother, she was a wonderful person, I have many memorys of her at your house when we...Read More »
16 of 32 | Posted by: Tom & Cheryl Adams - Cabot, AR
“Kevin, Mike and I are very sorry for your loss. We are praying for you and your family. Take care, Sherry..
17 of 32 | Posted by: Sherry Huddleston
Was truly a Blessing....we Thank God for the Gift of Joy that she gave....and that smile will never be forgotten.... Take your Rest.....
18 of 32 | Posted by: Linda Hunter - Sherwood, AR
“My prayers are with you and your family in this time of great loss...
19 of 32 | Posted by: Diana Rodenburg - AR - co-worker
“I'm so sorry she's gone. She will be missed and my prayers are with all of you.
20 of 32 | Posted by: Kellie McCartney - Maumelle, AR
“My family is praying for the Covell family. God Bless You All.
21 of 32 | Posted by: Amanda Walker - Poyen, AR
“Aunt Dee was a fun and lovely lady! So many wonderful memories at your house! Some of my best childhood memories! Was so glad the last time I...Read More »
22 of 32 | Posted by: Sheilla Shirey - Minden, LA
“Such a great person with a loving heart.
23 of 32 | Posted by: Keith Wilson - Sherwood, AR
“WOOF, WOOF, WOOF, WOOF, WOOF, WOOF, WOOF
I miss you bunches, I miss laying at your feet, I miss following you around the house. I miss loving on...Read More »
24 of 32 | Posted by: Betty Boop Dog - Sherwood, AR
“Dee you went above and beyond you will definitely be missed by many sing with the angels
25 of 32 | Posted by: dennis and starla conklin
“My Grandma was the best person in the world i love her with all my heart. I would never for get all the good times we had together they are all...Read More »
26 of 32 | Posted by: Matt Covell - Sherwood, AR
“Nanny, I love you so very much and I'm gonna miss you. I will never forget you and you will always be in my memories, and my heart
27 of 32 | Posted by: lane covell - Sherwood, AR
“Mom, I love you and miss you so very much.The world is just not the same without you in it.we are lost with out you.I miss you Mom so very much.
28 of 32 | Posted by: Kevin D. Covell - Sherwood, AR
“Mom, you are missed dearly. Love you
29 of 32 | Posted by: Asha Lackey-Reed - Sherwood, AR
“Kirk & Kevin so sorry to hear about your mother we will be praying for you
30 of 32 | Posted by: Wayne & Margie Dawdy - AR
“You will be truly missed by so many people. You were caring and loving to everyone and your family. Matt and Lane she adored you!
31 of 32 | Posted by: Polly McRaven - Sherwood, AR
“We miss you Mrs. Covell. You were an AMAZING woman. Kirk and Kevn we are praying for your family. We love both of you.
32 of 32 | Posted by: CHRIS AND ANGELA COUCH - cabot, AR
Delois Covell, 72, of Sherwood passed away Sunday, February 24th, 2013. She was born December 22nd, 1940 to Hershel and Elsie Meeks Wallis.
Delois was very devoted to her family. She enjoyed sewing and loved cooking for her friends and family. She will be dearly missed by many. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her sister, Carolyn Mikels.
She is survived by Wayne Covell; her sons, Kevin Covell (Asha) of Sherwood, and Kirk Covell (Lora) of North Little Rock; four grandchildren, Matt, Lane, Zach, and Kassell; and a host of friends and other relatives.
Funeral services will be held at 10:00 A.M., Thursday, February 28th, 2013 in the chapel of Griffin Leggett-Rest Hills Funeral Home, 7724 Landers Road, North Little Rock(501)835-3515 with Bro. Hugh Yarbrough officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M., Wednesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials may be made to help offset funeral expenses.
The online obituary, guestbook, and memorial tribute are available at www.griffinleggettresthills.com.