Mrs. Sue C. Lovelady

Published 6:21pm Wednesday, January 23, 2013


Funeral service for Mrs. Sue C. Lovelady, 76, of New Site, will be Friday, January 25, 2013 at 2:00 pm at the Chapel of Radney Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in the Bethlehem-New Salem Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Thursday, January 24, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

Mrs. Lovelady passed away on Tuesday, January 22, 2013 at Coosa Valley Medical Center.  She was born on July 4, 1936 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama to Barnie Lee Colley and Rosie Ella Tucker Colley.  She was a member of Old Providence Baptist Church.  Mrs. Lovelady attended Hackneyville School and worked for Avondale Mills for 22 years.  She enjoyed watching game shows, especially Wheel of Fortune, working puzzles, reading, tending to her flowers, and was an avid Auburn fan.  Mrs. Lovelady also loved her cat and dog companions dearly.

She is survived by her daughters, Sandra Lovelady Alford (Chris) New Site and Nancy Lovelady Kirk (Vic) of Daviston; sons, Billy Lovelady (Joan) of Alexander City and Tommy Lovelady (Bett) and Johnny Wayne Lovelady both of New Site; grandchildren, Christy Michelle Lovelady, William David Lovelady (Patti), Amy Renea Thurman (Justin), Josie Michele East (Billy), Kathy Colley (Jamie), Scotty Lovelady (Ashley), Brandy Brazzell (Alan), Shane Alford (Luanna), Jeremy Alford, Jason Wayne Alford, and Robin Kirk Hill; Twenty Great-Grandchildren; sisters, Lois Genelle Browning of Kermit, TX and Faye Lowe of Theodore, AL; brothers, Charles Colley, Robert Colley (Julia), and Earnest Colley (Norma) all of Alexander City and John Colley (Maurine) of New Site; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Quinton Lovelady; her parents; brother, James Byron Colley; and grandchild, Kevin Joe Kirk.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at

Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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