Yolanda Marie “Landy” Lovely, age 59, departed this life peacefully on Friday, March 26, 2021 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center.
She was born on July 24, 1961, to the late Howard Lovely and Martha L. Jackson Lovely. She was a graduate of Austin East High School before continuing her education at the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in business and fashion merchandising. She went on to graduate from Memphis State Graduate School.
She was a store manager for Lane Bryant; District Manager Trainee and Area Supervisor for Ashley Stewart, Urban Brands, Inc., and in 1999 she began working as a District Sales Manager for Rainbow Apparel Company until the present.
Preceded in death by sisters; Mary Joyce Lovely and Sherry Ann Johnson.
She leaves to mourn her passing, sisters, Ethel J (Robert) Jackson, Harriet Wilson, and Francine (Melvin) Farmer, all of Knoxville; brother, Howard Lovely of Greely Co., several nieces, nephews, cousins and other family and friends to include dedicated friend, Karen Rogers.
The family will receive friends Friday, April 2, 2021, 12:30 -1 pm at Jarnigan’s Chapel, funeral services, followed by Interment at New Gray Cemetery.
To experience the celebration of life and burial service visit here, jarniganandson.com.
Final arrangements entrusted to JARNIGAN & SON MORTUARY, 2823 Martin Luther Jr. Ave., Knoxville Tn. 37914.