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“Tim & Ginger, I was so sorry to hear of your dad's passing. I'm so very sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you .-Kay- ”
1 of 13 | Posted by: Kay Guidroz Larsen - Russellville, AR

“So sorry for your loss....know that I am remembering you in my thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Martha Foreman Guillotte - LA

“Amos was such a wonderful Family person, Friend & Neighbor that we enjoyed so much when we lived next door to him Betty, Timmy, Brenda & Lisa! He...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Ed DeSoto - Pineville, LA

“Knew Mr. Amos my entire life, he was a good friend of my fathers. When ever I saw him he always greeted me with a smile and conversation. He was...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Garrie Landry - Franklin, LA

“Tim I am so sorry for your lost of your Dad. RIP Mr Amos John Lovell For the family! ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Kerry Chauvin Fromenthal - LA

“With our deepest sympathy....sending prayers yalls wayFrom your Brahman show family Troy, Sheila & Tori DoucetCody & Sarah Doucet ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Sheila Doucet - Abbeville, LA

“Rest in Peace my brother. Memories of you will always be in my mind and heart and you will never be forgotten. Timmy, Brenda, Liz and Lisa...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Joycelyn Allmon - Houston, TX

“Amos was always so gracious and welcoming to me as his brother-in-law. We had fun during the summers that I worked with him, and went fishing with...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Chuck Allmon - Houston, TX

“Condolences to all family in loss of amos, best supt. Bayou sale had ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Joe Belton - Baldwin, LA - Friend

“Just want all the family to know you are all in our thoughts and prayers. Please accept our sincere condolances for your loss. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Frank and Dolores Ancona - LA

“We will miss you Mr. Amos. You were such a sweet genuine person! I will miss your stories and how much you adored my kids. ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Allison Burgess - Franklin, LA

“So Sorry to hear of the passing of Mr. Amos. He was such a wonderful man and enjoyed working with him at Bayou Sale Contractors.. Sending my...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Janet Marcotte - Franklin, LA

“Offering our deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. May Mr. Amos rest in God's eternal peace and may our...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: the staff of Ibert's Mortuary - LA

Funeral services for Amos John Lovell will be held Monday, February 20, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at Ibert's Mortuary in Franklin, with a gathering of family and friends beginning at 9:00 a.m. Following the service, Mr. Lovell will be laid to rest in Perpetual Park Cemetery. Rev. Stephen Crawford will conduct the services. Serving as pallbearers will be Heath "Bucky" Lovell, Craig Carline Jr., Tony Ancona, Jed Ancona, Caine Griffith, Timothy Sauce, and Michael LeLeu.

Mr. Amos was born on May 18, 1933 in Theriot, LA to the late Whitney Lovell and the late Marie Champagne Lovell. A longtime resident of Franklin, he learned the value of hard work from an early age, starting out shrimping with his father, then going on to forge a long and successful career in construction, working for various companies and retiring in 1995 from Bayou Sale Contractors. Throughout his life he enjoyed gardening, fishing, camping, and cutting his grass. His true love in life though was his family whom he deeply loved. He passed away at the age of 83 on Wednesday, February 15, 2017, at Franklin Foundation Hospital. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include four children, Timothy Lovell and his wife Ginger, Brenda Charpentier and her husband Eddie, Elizabeth Carline and her husband Craig, and Lisa Ancona and her husband Frank; seven grandchildren, Rhonda Griffith and her husband Caine, Heath "Bucky" Lovell and his wife Alexa, Amy Sauce and her husband Timothy, Craig Carline Jr. and his wife Morgan, Tracie Carline LeLeu and her husband Michael, Tony Ancona and his wife Jamie, and Jed Ancona and his wife Renata; 18 great grandchildren; six siblings, Gladys Scelfo, L. J. Lovell, Milton Lovell, Charles Lovell, Margie Rowe, and Joycelyn Allmon; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jean Sauce Lovell; and two brothers, Linwood "Man" Lovell and Hubert Lovell.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., 1007 Main Street, Franklin, LA 70538, (337) 828-5426.