Originally created 02/06/01

Mrs. Margaret Fritts



AIKEN - Mrs. Margaret Preston Fritts, 73, of Small Ridge Street, died Monday, Feb. 5, 2001, at her residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Levels Baptist Church with the Revs. Larry Scales and David Laird officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mrs. Fritts, a native of Loudon County, Tenn., was a homemaker and a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5877 Ladies Auxiliary and Levels Baptist Church, where she was a member of Bethany Sunday School Class.

Survivors include two sons, David Lee Covington, Nashville, Tenn., and Dana L. Covington, Aiken; two daughters, Denise Covington Richard and Gloria Fritts Ray, both of Aiken; and six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Dana Covington, Jim Skidmore, David Magness, Danny Adams, Van Ray and Jim Richard.

Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Levels Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to: Levels Baptist Church Building Fund, 2456 Levels Church Road, Aiken, SC 29801.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Rivers Funeral Home.