Annie Laurie Griffin Lovelady, 83, of Hendersonville died Thursday morning, November 27, 2008 at Cherry Springs Village. She was the wife of the late Vern Thomas Lovelady, who died in 1990. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her father and mother, Ortiz Devo Griffin and Myrtle Winchester Griffin Durham; a sister, Joy Griffin Solow; a brother, OD ìLaceyî Griffin; and two granddaughters, Erin Lovelady and Amy Caraker.
She resided in California from 1947 until 2003, when she moved to Henderson County. She was a Registered Nurse for 45 years and trained in a special US Navy program during WWII.