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Covell Dewitt

June 30, 1934 ~ April 21, 2021 (age 86)



Life Reflections

Mr. Covell Dewitt, son of the late Jezzie Bell Galloway and the late Ernest Dewitt,  was born on June 30, 1934 in Wampee, SC. He departed this earthly life on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at the Prince George Healthcare Center in Georgetown, SC.
     At an early age, Covell was converted and joined the Chesterfield Missionary Baptist Church. He was a member of the Royal Court Sunlight #4. He worked various jobs in the community. He liked gardening and collecting cans.
     Covell will be remembered for his infectious laugh and how much he loved to dance. He definitely will be remembered for admiring the ladies.
     He is preceded in death by his wife Earlese Dewitt; he found love again and was preceded in death by his wife, Ann Dewitt; three sisters, Ruth Chestnut, Maggie L. Vereen, and Lela M. Gause; two brothers, George L. Galloway and JW Galloway.
     Covell leaves to cherish his memories a son, Donnie Williams of Longs, SC; stepson, Ross (Shelia) Wilson of Killeen, TX; two sisters, Jessie M. Vaught of Trenton, NJ,  Fannie Simms of New York, NY;  four brothers, Lewather Galloway of Longs, SC,  James Galloway of New York, NY, Don Galloway of Willingboro, NJ and Braxton Galloway of Longs, SC; a host of nieces, nephews,  and cousins; a god-sister, Blossie Greer; three special friends, Deacon Elmore Bellamy, Gail Bellamy, and Pete Wilson; a special nephew, Dennis Chestnut, his niece and caregiver, Theora Chestnut.

There will be one viewing on Monday, April 26 from 2-6pm at Latimer Funeral Home. Graveside service will be held on Tuesday April 27 at 11am at Chesterfield Cemetery on Della Road.


Please bring a Lawn chair  due to limited seating  and water due to heat.

To send flowers to Covell's family, please visit our floral store.


April 26, 2021

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Latimers FH
816 wright blvd
conway, SC 29527

Graveside Service
April 27, 2021

11:00 AM
Chesterfield Cemetery, Della Road

Video is available for this event

Please note
Due to Corona Virus, Indoor Funerals are limited to 30% Occupancy . Outdoor Funeral service is limited to 250 People Only due to The SC Governor Executive order. Please observe social distance and stay 6ft away from others that you do not live with. Please wear mask and use hand sanitizer during viewing hours and Graveside service. Please do not attend or view if you are feeling unwell, or under quarantine. No hand shaking please for safety. Mask and hand sanitizer will be provided at the viewing and Funeral Service by the funeral home. If you are attending graveside Funeral please bring lawn chair and water. .The family appreciates your understanding during these uncertain times.
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