Lois (Perkins) Lovlein, 70

Published 10:43 am Thursday, March 17, 2016

Lois (Perkins) Lovlein, 70, of Cleveland, Tennessee, died Monday morning, March 14, 2016.

Lois Lovlein, 70

Lois Lovlein, 70

She was born Dec. 3, 1945, in Austin, Minnesota, to Bernard and Helen Perkins. She loved the outdoors, traveling, painting, decorating and spending time with her family. She began as a switchboard operator and moved up to medical receptionist. She was employed at G.E. Electric, Anderson Brothers, Rockford Clinic, Brookside Medical Group, and University of Arizona Medical Center.

She leaves behind two daughters, Angela (Twigg) Collier (Phil), and Teresa (Twigg) Compton; and four grandchildren, Nathan and Timothy Collier, and Emily and Daniel Compton. Her surviving siblings include, Joe Perkins (Pat), Mary Lampman, David Perkins (Marlys), Dan (Connie) Perkins, Paul Perkins (Judi), and Tim Perkins (Sue).

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She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Bernie and Ed; and sisters, Frances and Mary Ann.

Her big heart for others, love of nature, and strong work ethic made her loved by all.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Lois or your condolences with her family at her online memorial located at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral and Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the family member with these arrangements.