Gardeen Lovelace, 87, of Lafayette, passed away March 12, 2018, after a brief illness.
Gardeen was born May 19, 1930, in Brooklyn, New York. She retired from the Virginia Department of Agriculture. She enjoyed reading and spending time with family and friends.
Gardeen leaves to cherish her memories, son, Winston Lovelace of Lafayette; daughter, Rose Lovelace of Parlin, New Jersey; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a host of family and friends.
Gardeen was preceded in death by her husband, Isaiah Lovelace.
Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. today at Word of Life Fellowship Church, 3650 Greenbush St., Lafayette.
Service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Pleasant Valley Baptist Church, 5517 Pleasant Valley Road, Lynchburg, Virginia.
Published on March 13, 2018