Wilma Lee Lovell, age 65, of Royal, passed away on Wednesday, November 27, 2019, at her home.
She was born on August 18, 1954 near Helena, the daughter of Ben Pippenger and Viva Jean Wilcox Pippenger. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Donna Stewart.
Wilma was a homemaker who loved her family very much. She enjoyed raising her children and babysitting her grandchildren. She loved taking drives up the mountains and around Hot Springs with her husband, David, and her fur-baby, Marley.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, David Lovell, Sr. of Royal; her daughter and son-in-law, Tanya and Clay Bowen of Hot Springs; her son and daughter-in-law, David, Jr. and Mandy Lovell of Royal; two grandsons, Daniel Bowen of Hot Springs and Hunter Lovell of Helena; her granddaughter, Makayla Lovell of Hot Springs; her brother and sister-in-law, Rex and Pam Pippenger of Helena; her sister, Betty Laxson of LaGrange, Arkansas; her brother-in-law, Gary Stewart of Hardy; and a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, December 1, 2019, in the Oak Grove Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be David Lovell, Jr., Clay Bowen, Daniel Bowen, Jerimie Harter, Roy Vondran and Blake Boerner.
Arrangements are under the direction of Davis-Smith Funeral Home, Hot Springs.