Lillian M. Cover, 90

December 30, 2008

AUG. 6, 1918-DEC. 28, 2008

McCONNELLSBURG, Pa. - Lillian M. Cover, 90, of McConnellsburg, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2008, at Fulton County Medical Center.

Born Aug. 6, 1918, in Big Cove Tannery, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Bessie Heinbaugh Mellott.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Cover. They were married Sept. 25, 1935.

She had been employed at Sagner Manufacturing in McConnellsburg as a seamstress.

She was a member of Fulton Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by two sons, R. Kirk Cover and Allen L. Cover, both of McConnellsburg; four grandchildren, Paula Cook of Mercersburg, Pa., Bill Cover of Chambersburg, Pa., Sheri Perry of McConnellsburg and Matthew Cover of State College, Pa.; and seven great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by two sons, Rodney and Richard Cover; one sister, Evelyn Buterbaugh; one brother, Lee Mellott; and two grandchildren.


Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Kelso-Cornelius Funeral Home in McConnellsburg. Burial will be in Union Cemetery. The Rev. E. Loy Garber will officiate.

Visitation will be one hour before the funeral services.

Memorial contributions may be made to Fulton County Medical Center, Long Term Care Unit, 214 Peach Orchard Road, McConnellsburg, PA 17233.

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