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Benjamin Wesley Loveless, Russell County, KY (1918-2012)

He was a native of Taylor County, KY, and a member of a large, respected Russell County, KY family. He leaves 18 direct living descendants. He was a U.S. Army veteran, an auto mechanic, and a member of the First Baptist Church of Russell Springs, KY

Benjamin Wesley Loveless, 93, Jones Drive, Russell Springs, KY, died Tuesday, February 21, 2012, at his residence.

The funeral service will be at 11amCT, Friday, February 24, 2012, at the Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, with Rev. Jeff Griffin and Rev. John C. Wilson the officiating clergy. Burial will be in the Russell County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Thursday, February 23, 2012.

Benjamin Wesley Loveless, Russell County, KY (1918-2012)

He was born Monday, November 25, 1918, in Campbellsville, Taylor County, KY. He was the son of the late Loma Anderson Loveless and the late John Tom Loveless. He died Tuesday, February 21, 2012, in Russell Springs, Russell County, KY, at the age of 93 years, 2 months, and 26 days.

He was an auto mechanic and a member of First Baptist Church of Russell Springs, KY. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Sullivan Loveless, and by two brothers, Paul Loveless and Tommy Loveless, and three sisters, Pearl Nunn, Dolene Marcum, and Jessie Catton.

He is survived by the following:
  • Five children: Daniel Dale (Karen) Loveless, Jamestown, KY; Betsy A (Jeffery) Hopper, Bardstown, KY; Samuel Ray (Sherry Lynn) Loveless, Somerset, KY; and Lana C. (Alan) Loy, Shelbyville, KY; and Steven Wesley Loveless, Berea, KY

  • Nine grandchildren

  • Four great grandchildren

  • One sister: Joyce Smith, Bowling Green, KY
The Bernard Funeral Home, 367 Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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