John Ray Lovette, 79, passed away August 25, 2010.
He was the son of Ollie Lee and James Clarence Lovette
and the beloved brother to Argie Ruth Fuller, Velma Martin,
JoAnn Scurlock, Reba Lovette and Greg Lovette.
He was preceded in death by his parents,
brother J.C. and a son, John Ray Lovette Jr.
As a young man, Ray served as a Medical Technician
in the U.S. Army during the Korean war.
He served as an MP in the Alabama National Guard.
He graduated from Livingston State University
in Livingston Alabama with a B.S. degree.
He worked over 32 years as an
Industrial and Civil Engineer for
American Can Corp in Butler, Al.
and Georgia Pacific in Crossett, AR,
Along with Ray’s professional career,
he was also a Southern Baptist Minister.
He leaves a wife, Dorothy Henson Lovette,
Donnie Lovette, Janet Marie Lovette and Linda Lovette Smart.
David Hocott, Susie Ridgeway, Terry Byron and Tom Hocott
Charlotte Lovette, Jessica Roberts-Locke,
SSG Stephen Christopher Fraim and Samantha Marie Fraim
10 step grandchildren
2 great grandchildren,
Gracen Lynn Roberts-Locke and Christopher Hunter Fraim
12 stepgreat grandchildren
A memorial service will be held at Bumpers Funeral Home
302 Vanity Fair Avenue, Butler, Alabama
Saturday, September 4, 2010 at 2 pm
Burial will follow at Pleasant Hills Cemetary
Memorial contributions may be made to
10411 W Markham Ste.130
Little Rock, Arkansas. 72205