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Familiar Faces That You Know and See

Everyday Here at Covington's


has served Hopkinsville and surrounding counties for 45 years. We currently are

certified for 72 Long Term, Skilled Medicare, Medicaid, and Private Pay Resident Beds.

Private Rooms and Semi-Private Rooms



Rehab To Home

Palliative Care, Pain Management, Wound Care, Beauty/Barber Shop, WIFI for Resident/Family, Flat Screen TV, Free Cable, Wireless High Speed Internet.



William E. "Sonny" Covington
Owner Administrator
45 Years at Covington's

B.S., M.S. Mathematics

Sonny Oversees Personnel and Staff, Medical Care, Financial Matters, Medical Equipment, Facilities and

Other Duties Related to Home Care Management. He Manages and Monitors a Wide Range of Operations 

in the Nursing Home Including Food Service, Personnel, Marketing Operations and Building Maintenance. And is Accountable in the Finances and Billing of the Nursing Home.

"Sonny has Over 55 Years of Extensive Business Experience Including 45 Years of Successful Operational Leadership in the Long-Term / Skilled Nursing Field." He is Involved in the Community and has Taught Sunday School for Over 30 Years at 1st Baptist Church of Hopkinsville.

Assistant Administrator
39 Years of Service

Austin Peay State University

B.S. Business  Administration

Richard has thirty-nine years of service at Covington's. He serves as Assistant Administrator

and Social Services Director. He serves the facility daily in the areas of Staff Recruitment,

Staffing, Problem Resolution and Family Issues.

Richard has been very active in the Hopkinsville Community, serving seventeen years as a

City Councilman and Membership on many boards and commissions; including HES, HWEA,

Airport Board, Museum Board, Library Board, Planning Commission, Recreation Commission

and Local Youth Sports Boards. Member of First Baptist Church.


Richard Covington -
Sherry Grace
30 Years at Covington's

Administrative Assistant

Sherry is Available to Assist With All of Your Insurance and Financial Issues Relative to Medicare, Medicaid, and Private Insurance.

Lori Beckner,  3 Years at Covington's - Registered Nurse, Director of Nursing

Tucker - Pet Therapy

Ashley Balthrop - 21 Years at Covington's - L.P.N. / M.D.S.

Linda Lancaster - 8 Years at Covington's - L.P.N. / M.D.S. / Care Planning

Mary Irwin - 15 Years at Covington's - Certified Dietary Manager

Shirley Harper 20+ Years at Covington's - B.S., M.S. Western Kentucky University, Registered Dietician, Nutritionist, 

      Educator, Consultant, Lecturer

Sonya Bourne - 14 Years at Covington's - B.S. Western KY University

   "Sonya works with Covington's Residents to Develop and Implement the #1 Activity Programs in Kentucky."

    Activities include a Full Calendar of Mentally and Physically Challenging Events; including Fun, Fun, Fun!!

Flora Schaller - Activity Assistant

Brianna Martinez - Activity Assistant

Teresa Haskins - 2 Years at Covington's - Laundry / Housekeeping Manager

Kevin Balthrop - 6 Years at Covington's - Maintenance Supervisor

   "Kevin keeps the Covington's facility safe and current with all safety and comfort needs for our residents."

      Covington's Therapy Team

   20 Years of Therapy Offered at Covington's

Program Director

Certified Occupational Therapy Asst.

Physical Therapy Assistant

Physical Therapist

Occupational Therapist

Speech Therapist

From Left: Karen Huddleston, PTA; Dhara Shah, PT;

Leanne Fritz, OTA; Cheryl Croom, ST; Aaron Sage, OT;

and Gayla Anderson, Program Director

Gayla Anderson -

Leanne Fritz -

Karen Huddleston -

Dhara Shah -

Aaron Sage -                           

Cheryl Croom -

Covington's Convalescent Center does not discriminate against any person based on race, color, national origin, or disability

in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services, activities or in employment.

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