Lin Lovelace, 73, passed away Friday, May 31, 2019 in Fort Worth, Texas. Memorial services will be held at Brooks Chapel in Canyon, Texas, on June 15, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. Interment to take place at a later date.
Lin was born on March 30, 1946 in Canyon, Texas, to Walter and Peggy Lemons, who preceded her in death. Lin is survived by her husband, Hoyt Lovelace, daughter Krista Lovelace, daughter Courtney Lovelace with grandson Anthony Carroll, and son Rex Lovelace with wife Stefani and granddaughters Lexi and Jordyn. She is also survived by sisters Peggy Danley and Sandi Davis and brother-in-law Beryle Lovelace with wife Elouise along with several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Lin graduated from Hereford High School and took degrees from Hardin-Simmons University and Tarleton State University. After 30 years of teaching, she retired as the Junior English teacher at Canadian High School.
Lin found enjoyment in hobbies such as reading, playing cards, and flower gardening and dearly loved spending time with her grandchildren. Lin and Hoyt shared many years traveling in their RV throughout the United States, acquiring many wonderful friends along the way.
Lin had a huge heart and gave her all to her husband, children, grandchildren, friends and her many, many students throughout her years.
The family requests contributions to Lin’s favorite public school libraries in lieu of flowers:
Canadian High School Library, 621 S 5th St, Canadian, TX 79014 with memo In Memory of Lin Lovelace
Bluebonnet Elementary Library, 7000 Teal Dr, Fort Worth, TX 76137 with memo In Memory of Lin Lovelace
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