July 7, 1947 – May 28, 2017

Earl Owen Loveless, age 69, of Science Hill, KY, passed away on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center after an 8 month battle with cancer.

He was born in Somerset, KY, on July 7, 1947 to Lonnie and Joyce New Loveless. Earl was of the Baptist faith and was a member of Floyd Switch Baptist Church. He retired from Somerset Refinery as a truck driver and was a lifetime farmer.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Bradley Loveless; one daughter, Krystal (and Chris) Kelly; one son, Erik (and Holly) Loveless; his sister, Lynda (and Harold) Taylor of Mt. Washington, KY; four granddaughters, Victoria Kelly, Faithlyn, Rebekah and Sara Emilee Loveless, all of Science Hill, KY.; two nephews, Harold Brent, and Travis Taylor; and a niece, Tammie Faber.

Earl is preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Carroll Wayne Loveless; his grandparents, George and Sarah Loveless, and Bro. Silas and Alpha New.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, May 31, 2017 after 5:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at 11:00am in the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Vestal Meece and Bro. Kenneth Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Zion Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Erik Loveless, Chris Kelly, Carroll Loveless, Jeff Loveless, Darwin Bradley, and David Cooper. Honorary Pallbearers will be Glenn and Spencer Loveless.

You are welcome to view the obituary and send the family condolences at our website: www.LakeCumberlandFuneralService.com

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Earl Owen Loveless.