Interment will follow at the Ellis Chapel Cemetery, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017 at his home. Ed was born May 20, 1938 in Wister to Bill and Inez (Call) Covey.
He was an avid horseman and a retired sheet rocker.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marietta; his parents; grandson, Stormy Ryburn; sisters, Flora Nichols, Christene Adams and Ellen Whitmore; brother-in-law, Jerry Nelson; nephews, John Whitmore and Gary Nichols; and niece, Kelly Whitmore.
Ed is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Sean and Devin Covey of Howe; daughter and son-in-law, Kim and Ronnie Covey of Stigler; three grandkids McKenna, Brooklyn and Andruw of Howe; brother, Jack and Jane Covey; sister, Eula May Nelson, all of Wister; best friend, Onor Roop and her husband, Rick; provider and friend, Joy Edwards; two grandpups, Franky and Lyla; nieces, nephews, other relatives, loved ones and friends.
Pallbearers are David Adams, Johnnie Meeks, C.W. Covey, Craig Kardokus, Leon Midgley and Doug Shipman.
The family will be at the funeral home Tuesday from 6 to 8 p.m. to visit with relatives and friends.
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