Kathryn Lovegrove, age 92 passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017 at NHC, Oak Ridge..
Kathryn was born November 5, 1924 in Fish Springs, Tn to William Henry and Bessie Folsom Markland.
Kathryn made Oak Ridge home in 1954 and became a member at Central Baptist Church where she and
Jack raised their family. She was very active in the adult and JJ choir for many years.
Upon retirement in 1987 they began traveling with their travel trailer. They visited 49 of the 50 states
with Alaska being where they spent their 50th anniversary. She would not fly so she did not visit Hawaii.
She was always involved with singing and crafts wherever they visited.
In addition to her husband Jack and her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson Todd Allmon.
She is survived by daughter Susan DeBord and her husband Johnny of Oak Ridge, son Randy Lovegrove
and his wife Joni of Oak Ridge: grandchildren Brandon Allmon of Oak Ridge, David Lovegrove and his wife
Kara of Douglasville , Ga and Daniel Lovegrove and his wife Amanda of Oak Ridge; great grandchildren
Sierra Almon, Jaden Allmon, Lucas Allmon, Mary Lovegrove, Miller Lovegrove, Maggie Lovegrove and
The funeral will be held Wednesday at Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Glenn Ellis, with interment
to follow at Oak Ridge Memorial Park. Receiving of friends will be from 12:30 to 2:30 with the service to
follow at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer Association.