Mrs. Lovell died Tuesday, April 17, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born Jan. 23, 1922 in Habersham County, she was the daughter of the late Tom F. and Elzia Lee Arrendale. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by sons, Gene, Joseph and Timothy Lovell; sister, Ruth Smith; and brothers, Russell, Charles and Raymond Wood.
She was a member of Providence Baptist Church. Mrs. Lovell was a master cake decorator and she was self-employed as a professional cake decorator and teacher for more than 25 years. Mrs. Lovell enjoyed quilting and she loved flowers.
Survivors include her husband of 72 years, Virgil L. Lovell Jr. of Clarkesville; sons and daughters-in-law, Ronnie and Dolores Lovell and Terry and Diane Lovell, all of Clarkesville; daughters and sons-in-law, Martha and Wayne Bristol of Sautee, Carol B. and Bill Caputi of Athens, and Brenda and Lowell Tench of Cornelia; daughter-in-law, Francis Lovell of Gainesville; sisters, Marie Roper, Katie Gragg and Sandra Barron, all of the Batesville Community, and Imogene White of Los Angeles, Calif.; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Condolences may be sent at hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville.
The Northeast Georgian
April 25, 2012