Obituary: Ophelia Stokes Lovely

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Ophelia Stokes Lovely, 54, of Cornersville, died Friday, Aug. 14, 2009, in Maury Regional Medical Center.

Mrs. Lovely was a native of Marshall County. She was employed by Cosmolab for 36 years and was a member of the Cornersville First Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Willie Alvis and Eula Juanita Henson Stokes.

She is survived by her husband, Gary Lovely of Cornersville; daughter, Sandra Poarch of Belfast; sister, Dorothy Cook of Lewisburg; brothers, Robert Wayne Stokes of Cornersville, Everette Bradley Stokes of Bell Buckle, and Thomas Odell Stokes of Unionville; and three grandsons, Austin, Brett, and Caden Poarch.

Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Aug. 16, from the Cornersville First Baptist Church, with Rev. Barry Fralix officiating, followed by burial in Beechwood Cemetery.

The pallbearers were David Parker, Aaron Loveth, Kees Cothran, Michael West, Tim Ownby, Billy Wayne Stokes, Dannie Haislip, Cliff Ring, and Donald Lovely.

Memorial donations may be made to the Cornersville First Baptist Church, 2966 Pulaski Hwy, Cornersville, TN 37047.

Cornersville Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.