Martin Gregory Covalt, 72, of Duncan, Oklahoma passed away Tuesday July 23, 2019 in Duncan.
There will be a Memorial Community Gathering when family will visit with friends Saturday July 27, 2019 at the Don Grantham Funeral Home, Duncan, from 4:00 to 6:00pm.
Marty was born April 8, 1947 in Woodward, Oklahoma to Willie Juanita (Simpson) and Delbert Merl Covalt.
He earned a bachelor’s degree from Oklahoma State University. He was employed as a machinist until retirement.
Marty married Susan Louise Cox on Dec. 18, 2014 in Duncan.
He was an avid golfer, playing 3 days a week with his Comanche Lake golf buddies and he was very proud making three holes in one in his lifetime. Marty designed and built race car components and loved drag racing and was a huge OU football fan.
Survivors include his wife, Susan Covalt of the home; two step-children: Jason Cox and wife Tiffany of Sturgis, Kentucky and Angela Cox of Woodward, Oklahoma;; step-grandchildren and step-great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and his good friends: Mark and Sabrina Laminack and James and Sandy Herring and many other friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Perry L. Covalt and a sister, Deborah Parsons.
Don Grantham Funeral Home assisted the family with cremation arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at: www.granthamfuneralhomes.com