Memorial Services for Lovenia Pearl Mallory, 76, of Fairview, OK will be held at a later date. She was cremated per her request. Arrangements are by Fairview Funeral Home, Inc.
Lovenia Pearl Mallory was born October 28, 1935 in Winslow, AZ to John Berton and Dicie (Frost) Willis. She passed away Sunday, March 18, 2012 at the Fairview Regional Medical Center, Fairview, OK.
Lovenia grew up in Holbrook, AZ and attended school there. On July 15, 1952 she married Bill Mallory and they started their life together. From time to time she would work as a waitress but most of her life was spent taking care of Bill, their home and most importantly raising their five children.
They lived in Arizona for many years and then moved to Fairview later in life. Bill had two strokes and the second one sent him to live in the Fellowship home and she joined him. Bill passed away Friday December 31, 2010. They had been married for 58 years.
Lovenia was a good and loving mother and always took good care of her children. She loved spending time with them and in the later years, her grandchildren. She will be greatly missed by her family.
Lovenia is survived by two daughters, Carla Kay Harrison and Kathy Deel of Stillwater, OK and Mary Gay and husband David Kolecki of Lake Eufaula, OK; three sons, Bill Mallory II and wife Linda of Dallas, TX, Bradley Mallory and wife Stephanie of Grand Junction, CO and Bob Mallory and wife Tammy of Fairview; two brothers, John B. and Guy Allen Willis and two sisters Phillis Germaine and Thelma Lucas; 15 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill; sister Mary Agnes Witt; and two infants.
Memorials may be made to the Fairview Fellowship Home with the Fairview Funeral Home acting as custodians.
Condolences may be made on line at www.fairviewfuneralhomeinc.com.