Clinton Lovingood, 81, of Marble, passed away Saturday, March 9, 201, at Murphy Rehab & Nursing.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Cherokee County, and the son of the late Wayne and Wilma Hancock Lovingood. Clinton was a member of Maltby Baptist Church. He was a former Sunday school superintendent and a former adult Sunday school teacher. Clinton was a past master of Marble Springs Masonic Lodge No. 439, Waynesville Chapter of the York Rite, Royal Arch No. 69 and Doric Council No. 20.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Kathy Moss Lovingood; and his son, Johnny Clinton Lovingood.
He is survived by his son, Stacy Lovingood and wife Lisa of Marble; his daughter, Barbara Jean Hogsed and husband Malcolm of Andrews; brothers, Cecil Lovingood and wife Wanda of Marble, and Kenneth Lovingood and Toni of Anderson, S.C.; sisters, Carolyn Moss and Lois Johnson Lovingood; three grandchildren, Breeze Hogsed Cresmen, Nathan Hogsed, and Alyssa Lee; four great-grandchildren, Mackenna Cresmen, T.J. Long, Silas and Summer Lee; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held 2 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2019, at Oak Grove Baptist Church. Preacher Darrell Dockery, pastor Kenny White, the Rev. Fred Lunsford and the Rev. Steve Wyke officiated. Burial was at Moss Cemetery in Marble. Pallbearers were Barry Lawrence, Steve Wyke, Jack Millsaps, Greg Lovingood, George VanBuskirk and Maurice West Jr. Honorary pallbearers were Doug Lovingood, Shylan Moss and Nathan Hogsed.
The family received friends from noon-2 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2019, at Oak Grove Baptist Church.
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