MARY NELL LOVELL, 88, Oneonta, died Aug. 1, 2017. She was a member of Rosa United Methodist Church and a former member of Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church. She was retired from Birmingham City School System. Parents Clifford and Lily Ferguson predeceased her, as did sisters Mildred Mosley and Ruth Ferguson and brother Larence Ferguson.
Surviving are husband of 63 years Hugh Lovell Jr.; daughter Denise (Bruce) Faust; grandchildren Jason (Beth) Faust, Evan Faust; great-grandchildren Sara Beth Faust, Abby Elizabeth Faust; sister-in-law Mary Pratt Blankenhorn; brother-in-law Adrian (Midge) Lovell; nieces and nephews.
Jerry Gargus officiated the 2 p.m. service held Aug. 5 at Peoples Chapel Funeral Home, Hueytown, with burial at Elmwood Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Bruce Faust, Jason Faust, Evan Faust, Adrian Lovell, Jimmy Blankenhorn, and Peter Blankenhorn. Honorary pallbearers were Wayne Counts and Jim Mosley.