Lovern Gales of Jeffersonville, Indiana passed away on Thursday, November 23, 2017. She was a member of Gilt Edge Baptist Church and the NAACP organization. She worked for many years at IUS as a housekeeper until her retirement.
Lovern was born on May 4, 1929 in Jeffersonville, IN to the late Hobert and Lettie Hradin. She is preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Gales, son Dennis Gales, brothers John Hardin, Melvin Hardin, Arlester Hardin, and sister Pauline Johnson.
She is survived by her sons, Melvin Gales (Debra) of Stone Mountain, GA and Mark Coffey (Rhonda) of St. Louis, MO; daughters, Brenda Jolly-Williams, Wanda Couts (Chalres Lynch), and Gloria Coffey; sister, Mary Jo Bell; 4 stepchildren, 25 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren, 14 great-great grandchildren, and a hsot of nieces and nephews.
Her celebration of life service will be held at Gilt Edge Baptist Church on Tuesday, November 28, 2017. Wake: 10:00am-12:00pm. Service 12:00pm.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Gilt Edge Baptist Church or the American Diabetes Association.
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Published on November 27, 2017