DALLAS LANDON LOVEJOY, 83, of Culloden, W.Va., passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2020, in Cabell Huntington Hospital. Funeral services will be held on Thursday at 1 p.m. at Beard Mortuary with Minister Tom Rollins officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Memorial Park, Milton, W.Va. The family will receive friends after noon. He was born July 29, 1936, in Hamlin, W.Va., the son of the late Aaron and Thelma Spurlock Lovejoy. He was also preceded in death by a brother, David Lovejoy. Dallas was a longtime member and former deacon of Beacon of Hope Seventh Day Adventist Church. He was a member of Lebanon Lodge No. 68 AF&AM, Milton, whose members will conduct graveside rites and serve as pallbearers, Beni Kedem Shrine, Charleston, and a 50-year member of Scottish Rite Bodies. He was a retired surveyor for CSX Railroad. He is survived by his wife, Rose Ann Williams Lovejoy; a son and daughter-in-law, Scott and Amber Varney of Pikeville, Ky.; stepdaughters and spouses, Connie and Alan Caldwell of Winfield, W.Va., Lois and Steve Whiteside of Scott Depot, W.Va.; stepson, Lee (Brenda) Williams of Martinsville, Ind.; two grandchildren, Brycen and Landon Varney; six step-grandchildren; three step- great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews including a special nephew, Darrell “Butch” Lovejoy. Those who wish may make memorial contributions to Beni Kedem Shrine, 100 Quarrier Street, Charleston, WV 25301, or Beacon of Hope, Seventh Day Adventist Church, 5804 East Pea Ridge Road, Huntington, WV 25705. Online memories and condolences may be sent to the family at www.beardmortuary.com.
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