Let the memory of Debra be with us forever.
  • 66 years old
  • Born on December 17, 1952 .
  • Passed away on March 8, 2019 .
Ms. Debra K. Covert, 66, of Oxford, NC, passed away after a two year battle with breast cancer at Granville Medical Center in Oxford, NC, on March 8, 2019.
Debra K. Covert was born December 17, 1952 at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hospital in Wellsboro PA to Philip and Joan Johnson. She graduated from Wellsboro High School in 1970. Married Terry Covert Sr. In 1972. Studied cosmetology and became a beautician shortly after high school. She owned and operated her own hair salon. She later became an administrative assistant for Citizens and Northern Bank in Wellsboro PA. She then moved to Oxford NC in 1995 and worked for United Way. From 2001 to 2008 she worked for Camp E-ten-etu Youth Alternatives as an administrative assistant. Debra was also known for her charity work with the Durham Harley
Owner's Group. She is well known for her smile and loving compassion. Debra was always the one to help out those in need. She will truly be missed and remembered forever.
Debra is survived by her children, Terry Covert Jr. of Oxford, NC, Paul Covert of Norlina, NC, and Pete Boergerman of Wellsboro, PA; grandchildren, Kynnedy Covert of Clearwater, FL, Jayden and Cameron Covert of Norlina, NC, Michael Evans of Norlina, NC; sibling Kelsey Johnson of Painted Post, NY; stepmother Lori Johnson of Horseheads, NY. She is preceded in death by infant son Tavis Covert; sister Cheri Johnson Ingerick; husband Terry Covert Sr.; parents Philip A. Johnson and Joan E. Comfort Johnson, all of Wellsboro PA.

A Memorial Service is scheduled for March 15, 2019 at 3pm at Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home,Wellsboro PA. Pete Boergerman will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Deb's life.

Posted by Sue Hobgood on 20th March 2019
What a beautiful tribute to a beautiful woman! Your friendship with me and my mother, Anne Koger, will never be forgotten. We both loved you. Memories we made and all those Friday night Dinners and talks at Georges I'll cherish in my heart forever! I'll see you and mama in Heaven... Love, Sue Koger Hobgood
Posted by Ben Currin on 14th March 2019
She was a wonderful friend. Had many good motorcycle rides together. Will always be in my heart forever. May you rest in peace now until we meet again. Love you Deb. Ruth Carter Currin

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