James Joseph Lovelady

James J. Lovelady, 74, of Soddy, Tenn. died in a Chattanooga hospital Monday afternoon.  He was the son of the late Matt and Nancy Jane Roberts, Lovelady, pioneer settlers of Soddy.  A member of the Soddy Church of Christ and a retired carpenter. Survivors, wife Edith Caldwell Lovelady, Soddy; two daughters, Mrs. George Irwin, Soddy, Mrs. William Daughtry, Chattanooga, one son, James C. Lovelady, Lawndale, Calif.; two sisters, Ruth Hughes, Mrs. Blanche Young, both of Soddy, and a brother, Alfred Lovelady, Soddy, nine grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. The body will remain at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Williamson & Son Funeral Home, Highway 27, Soddy.

Chattanooga Times, June 24, 1969.

Submitted by Sallie Cox