Pauline Cover

Thursday, January 15, 2004

Born 1-15-1907 -- Died 1-9-2004

Pauline Cover, daughter of the late John Price Roberts and Sarah Matilda Williams Roberts, was born Jan. 15, 1907, in Cabool, Mo., and died Jan. 9, 2004, in Thayer, Mo. at the age of 96 years.

She was united in marriage Aug. 16, 1938, to Harold Allison Cover.

She was devoted wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker and worked as a bookkeeper for Cover Lumber Company for many years.

She was a member of St. Paul Methodist Church in Thayer.

Survivors include her grandson, George Addison Cover and his wife, Jeaneen and their daughters -- Amanda and Aimee and Marilyn Cover all of Plattsburg, Mo.; one daughter-in-law, Maureen Cover of Thayer, Mo., and a host of friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; her son, Dan Cover; two brothers -- her twin brother, Jesse Paul Roberts and Roger Lee Roberts; one sister, Ruth Botelho; one half-brother, Jesse Ray Mitchell and one half-sister, Fay Mitchell Hubbard.

The funeral was Jan. 12 at St. Paul's Methodist Church in Thayer, with Dr. Jack Martin officiating. Burial was in Thayer Cemetery in Thayer, Mo. with arrangements under the direction of Carter Funeral Home Inc. of Thayer.

Pallbearers were Don Alford, Chuck Bruce,Doug Bohrisch, David Taylor, Mark Carpenter and Powell Humphreys.