Obituary for John "Jay" Covington IV
A Celebration of Life Service for John “Jay” E. Covington IV, 37, will be 3:00 p.m., Saturday at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home. Rev. Tonya Kenner will officiate. Visitation will be 1:00 p.m. until the time of service, Saturday.
He was a Frankfort native, and a member of the Methodist Faith. He was a carrier for Fed Ex, and an EMT/ Fireman. He died Wednesday at Markey Cancer Center in Lexington.
Survivors include his daughter, Emersyn Covington; mother, Linda Kay Woodruff, Lexington; father and step-mother, John Ewin and Mendy Covington, III; half-sister, Hannah Covington, all of Frankfort; uncle, Jack Woodruff, Lexington; and great aunt, Romanza Johnson, Bowling Green.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Jane and Kenneth “K” Woodruff; paternal grandparents, John E. Covington, Jr. and Ada “Dickie” Covington; and a great uncle, Ralph E. Johnson.
Contributions may be made to Markey Cancer Center, 800 Rose Street, Lexington, Kentucky 40536.
You may share memories and leave condolences on his tribute wall at www.ljtfuneralhome.com.