|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1859|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 1939|
MARTINSVILLE DAILY BULLETIN, Martinsville, Va., Thur., Aug. 10, 1939, p. 1, col. 2:
Death today removed from Henry County one of its lifelong citizens and farmers.
John Harrison Lovell, 80, who died at his home near Mount Olivet following a long decline in health.
He was born July 12th, 1859, and made his home in the Mount Olivet section all his life.
He was the son of the late James Samuel and Elizabeth Agnes Lovell of Mount Olivet.
He was a consistent member of Mount Olivet Christian Church.
Surviving are 11 children: James W., John W., Charles H., Jesse E., Joseph E. and Thomas D. Lovell, all of near Martinsville.
Mesdames John D. Clarke, Walter R. Paris, Everett Barrow and Burton Barrow.
A sister, Mrs. Lillian Wyatt of Bassett, also survives.
Funeral services will be held at Mount Olivet Christian Church tomorrow afternoon.
Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Ref. Paul Martin: AN ALPHABETICAL INDEX TO..FOLLOW THE PERIWINKLE, p. 54:
Unnamed cemetery across Rt. 659:
John Harrison Lovell, 7/12/1859 - 8/10/1939
Ref. Anne Vestal-Miller: THE MARRIAGE REGISTER OF HENRY COUNTY, VIRGINIA, VOL. II, pp. 58 & 59.
25 Dec. 1890: J. H. Lovell, 30, Single, b. Henry Co., Son of S. & C. A. Lovell, married I. J. Self, 18, Single, b. Henry Co., Dau. of N. & J. Self.
(source: Bruce Locke)
Sarah J. Self Lovell (1872 - 1956)
Jess Edward Lovell (1912 - 2001)*
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Record added: Nov 23, 2010
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