Obituary: Ruth Marie Duvick Loveless


Ruth Marie Duvick Loveless, age 84, of Haleyville, passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021, at her home.

Mrs. Loveless was born on December 8, 1936 in Newark, Illinois.

Ruth spent her life raising children, worked in woodwork manufacturing and at least spent 25 years cooking steaks at Seafood HydeAway. She was known as “Grandma Ruth” to many. Her family and friends were her life.

She was a member of New Prospect Church

.No services are planned at this time.

Ruth is survived by her children: Benny Joe Loveless Sr., Richard Wayne Loveless, Donald Ray (Kimberly) Loveless and Vaudine “Marie” Loveless (Greg) Hyde; grandchildren: Benny Joe Loveless Jr., Brandon Loveless, Joshua (Erin) Sarver, Matthew Loveless, Noah (Erin) Loveless, Lisa Marie (Bobby) Owsley, Joshua A. Loveless, Karen Michelle Loveless, Derek Logan Loveless and Michael A. Hyde and Kevin Hyde; great-grandchildren: William T. Owsley, Lucas Kinard, Norah Thompson, Peyton Roberts, Lyla Roberts, Zoie Sarver, Alice Loveless and Jaydhen; sisters, Caroline Gustafson and Myrtle Duvick; sisters-in-law: Pam and Judy Duvick and many other friends and relatives that loved her.

She was preceded in death by her parents: Ebert and Rosa Mathre Duvick; brothers: Ole, Ralph, Virgil and Forest Duvick; sister-in-law: Jane Duvick and grandchild: Taran Loveless.