Mr. Lovell died Monday, July 28, 2014, at his residence.
Born April 20, 1933, in Rabun County, he was a son of the late John Lovell Jr. and Belle Martin Lovell. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brothers, Buck and Claude Lovell; sister, Ethel McMahan; and infant sister, Beulah Lovell.
Mr. Lovell was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church and was retired from Lockheed. He was also a U.S. Army veteran and was stationed in Sallsburg, Germany. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and spending time with his family.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Frances Shirley Lovell of Clarkesville; sons, Stephen E. Lovell and John Douglass Lovell (Lynn), all of Clarkesville; grandchildren, Jonathan Lovell and Ashley Cobb, both of Clarkesville; sister, Hazel Palmer of Loganville; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 p.m. today, July 30, at the funeral home.
An online guest register is available and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.