Lonnie Paul Truelove, age 72, of Monticello, passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Bill Head Funeral Home, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, with Pastor Kenny Barrett officiating. Interment will be in Lilburn First Baptist Church Cemetery.
A native of Atlanta, Mr. Truelove was retired from Mobil Oil Co. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing and hunting and spending time with his brother Bill at deer camp. He was a member of Lilburn First Baptist Church. Lonnie was a great father and grandfather who deeply loved his family and who will be sorely missed by those who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his daughter, Alicia Dean Truelove; his parents, Charlie Clifford Dowd and Marjorie Smith Dowd; his brothers, Jimmie Dowd and Carter Wayne Dowd; and his sisters, Janice Elaine Dowd and Ginger Paul.
Survivors include his daughters, Dr. Laura Annette Adams of Denison, TX and Alison Truelove of Lawrenceville; granddaughters, Rachel Hacken and Annalynn Hacken; brother, Bill Dowd of Summerville, SC; sisters, Vicky Reese of Good Hope, Debbie Dowd of Summerville, SC and Deanie Koslica of The Villages, FL.
The family will receive friends Tuesday from 2:00 - 4:00 and 6:00 - 8:00 pm at Bill Head Funeral Homes and Crematory, Lilburn/Tucker Chapel, (770) 564-2726.