Peaceful 09

Ruth Evelyn (Ray) Lovell

October 18, 1936 ~ July 11, 2020 (age 83)


Ruth Evelyn Lovell, age 83 of Morristown, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 11, 2020.  She was a devoted member of Economy United Methodist Church.  She retired from Hamblen County Board of Education after 30+ years of service.


Ruth was preceded in death by her husband Don Lovell; parents Clyde and Rachel Ray; son Steve Lovell; brother Clyde Ray Jr, and sister Stella Dollar.


She is survived by son Ronnie (Amy) Lovell; daughter Janet (David) Holt; daughter-in-law Suzanne Lovell; sisters-in-law Betty Joe Lovell and Debra Lovell; grandchildren Amanda Rigney, Lindsey Lovell, Derek Green, Madison, Clint, and McKenzie Holt, and Braxton, Andy, and Anna Kate Lovell; great-grandchildren Hayden Cobb, McKenna and Mason Rigney, and Reagan Green; and several close family members including a special niece Elaine Dollar.


Friends are welcome to pay their respects at their convenience, from 12 noon to 5 pm on Tuesday, July 13, 2020, at Mayes Mortuary, or offer online condolences.  Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, July 15, 2020, at Economy UMC Cemetery.


Arrangements entrusted to Mayes Mortuary,, of Morristown.

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Open Viewing
July 14, 2020

12:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Mayes Mortuary
444 West Main Street
Morristown, TN 37814

Graveside Service
July 15, 2020

11:00 AM
Economy United Methodist Church Cemetery
701 W Economy Rd
Morristown, TN 37814

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