STATESVILLE Mrs. Laura Jane Loeffler Covington, 55, of Statesville, passed away Saturday, July 6, 2019, at her home. Mrs. Covington was born May 26, 1964, in San Antonio, Texas, the daughter of Bonita Carmen Guy who survives. She was a graduate of Concord High School. On April 28, 2001, she married William "Billy" Covington and together they shared 18 years of marriage until her death. Mrs. Covington was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and prior to her disability retirement she worked many years in the food service industry and served as district manager for a number of food service companies. Mrs. Covington had a passion for cooking and especially loved to bake cakes. She also enjoyed the hobby of making jewelry and loved to share her handmade pieces with friends and family. Her true passion was the love she had for God, her family, friends and her bulldogs. She will be missed by all who knew her. Left to cherish her memory are her husband, Billy Covington of the home; mother, Carmen Guy; one son, Boyd Holland of Rock Hill, S.C.; and two daughters, Craythie Holland of Rock Hill, and Hollie Davison (Paul) of Springville, Ala. She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Thieleena, Kamaree, Ren, Joscelynn, Valerie, Charlie, and Korben. A service to celebrate the life of Laura Covington will be conducted at 1 p.m., at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, with Brother Spencer Lee officiating. The family will visit with friends for one hour prior to the funeral service. Burial will follow at 3:15 p.m., in the Forsyth Memorial Park in Winston-Salem. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.nicholsonfunerals.com and Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family of Laura Covington.