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Billy Herman

October 17, 1937 – September 19, 2019

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Obituary for Billy Herman Lovelace

Billy Herman Lovelace, age 81, of Spindale, NC passed away on September 19th, 2019 at his home. Bill was the son of the late Harvey Godfrey and Virginia Laughter Lovelace Blanton. Bill served in the United States Navy as a Medical Corpsman and later retired from Duke Energy in the water treatment division. Bill enjoyed flying his Ercoupe, driving his 51 Ford, and riding his motorcycle. He also loved traveling and spending time with his family. Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 58 years, Peggy Keller Lovelace; son David Lovelace; son William Lovelace and wife Jan; daughter Lori Hankinson and husband Kenneth; daughter Lisa Adkins and husband Chris; four grandchildren Matt Adkins, Brittany Lovelace, Olivia Hankinson, and Greyson Lovelace; and one great grandchild Lyric Lovelace.
In addition to his parents Bill was preceded in death by a sister Barbara Boone. The family will receive friends on Monday September the 23rd at 3:00PM at Spencer Baptist Church Family Life Center. Services will be held at 4:00PM at Spencer Baptist Church, following the visitation. Rev. Bruce Caldwell and Rev. William Lovelace will officiate. Burial will be held at Eternal Hills Cemetery with military honors provided by the Rutherford County Honor Guard. Online condolences may be made at In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice of the Carolina Foothills, PO Box 336 Forest City, NC 28043.


When Monday, September 23rd, 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Spencer Baptist Church Family Life Center
187 N. Oak St
Spindale, NC 28160

Service Information

Monday, September 23rd, 2019 4:00pm
Dr. Bruce Caldwell
Rev. William Lovelace
Spencer Baptist Church
187 North Oak Street
Spindale, NC 28160

Interment Information

Eternal Hills
1565 Oakland Road
Forest City, NC 28043
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