Thomas Cecil Lovelace Jr.

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Mr. Thomas Cecil Lovelace Jr., 84, of Ellijay, died Saturday, June 1, 2019. 

He was born July 21, 1934, in Berkley, W.Va., to the late Thomas Cecil Sr. and Allie Tatum Lovelace. He attended Bass High School in Atlanta, graduated from Emory University, after attending Wake Forest University. He was a systems engineer for both Bell South and IBM.

He is survived by wife of 30 years, Rosemary Morel Lovelace; daughter, Alicia Sue Lovelace, of Ellijay; sons, Thomas Charles Lovelace, of Ellijay, Anthony Steven (Lola) Lovelace, of Lawrenceville, Kevin Stafford, of Woodstock; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. 

He is preceded in death by daughter, Teresa Lovelace Schoonover; and grandson, Kurt Thomas Schoonover.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2019, from Cartecay Baptist Church with Dr. Tom Jordan officiating.  

Music will be performed by Joan Bradford and the Cartecay Baptist Church Choir. 

Interment will be held at Westview Cemetery, Atlanta, at 1 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2019, with Dr. George Yandell officiating.

Donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, 300 W. Emery Street, Suite 106, Dalton, GA 30720 or Homeward Bound Pet Rescue, Inc, P.O. Box 792, Ellijay, GA 30540 in memory of Mr. Lovelace.

Condolences can be made at

Logan Funeral Home of Ellijay is in charge of arrangements.

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Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006