Opal Covey, 83, of Burlington, Kentucky, died Thursday, July 22, 2004, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center South in Edgewood. She was born in Bath County, a daughter of the late John and Nancy Harrison Highley Griggs. She was a homemaker and member of White Dove Regular Baptist Church in Williamstown. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jasper Newton Covey, on May 18, 2001. Survivors include three daughters, Judy Pyles of Lexington, Carolyn Eilers of Burlington and Jan Alexander of Loveland, Ohio; fiver grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held July 25 at Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown. Burial was in Williamstown Cemetery.
Grant County News, Williamstown, Kentucky, July 29, 2004