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, www.mayesmortuary.com, of Morristown.
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