Thomas Clayton "T.C." Lovelace, 82 of Brooks Chapel Road, Ellenboro, passed away on Monday, July 18, 2022 at Hospice of Carolina Foothills in Forest City.
Born in Rutherford County, NC on November 2, 1939, he was the son of the late Loyd Richard Lovelace and Shirley Jessie Blanton Lovelace. He was retired from Drexel Furniture and was a member of Big Springs Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Don Alfred Lovelace, Robert Dean Lovelace and Bobby Lovelace.
Survivors include his wife of sixty-three years, Faye Clark Lovelace; son, Bryan Richard Lovelace and wife, Dana of Shelby; two daughters, Ronda McManus and husband, Tim of Lenoir and Renee Fullbright and husband, Ken of Morganton; a sister, Millie Lovelace and husband, Clyde of Bostic; two sisters-in-law, Linda Lovelace of Polkville and Clara Lovelace of Morganton; seven grandchildren, Emily McFarland, Sadie Lovelace, James Lovelace, Raeanne Brown, Tyler Fullbright, Casey Fullbright and Patrick McManus and four great-grandchild, Mason McFarland, Maddie McFarland, Allie Fullbright and Ella Lovelace.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM, Friday at Big Springs Baptist Church.
The funeral service will be held on Friday, July 22, 2022 at 3:00 PM at Big Springs Baptist Church with the Rev. Paul Scott and Dr. Jim Richardson officiating.
The burial will follow the service in the church cemetery.
Memorial may be made to Big Springs Baptist Church, 534 Big Springs Church Road, Ellenboro NC 28040..
A guest register is available at www.stameytysingerfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, NC.