Earl Loveless, 91, of Petersburg, IN passed away on Tuesday March 1, 2005 at 5:40 P.M. at Providence Home in Jasper, IN.

He was born on May 25, 1913 in Pike Co. IN to Emery and Florence (Loveless) Loveless.

He was preceded in death by three sons, Raymond, Frank, Donald Loveless; his wife, Shirley Loveless; parents Emery and Florence Loveless.

He was a retired farmer and cement finisher.

Survivors include:  son, David Loveless of Jeffersonville, IN; sons and daughter-in-laws, Rex and “KarelAbell of Huntingburg, IN, Rodney and “Mary” Loveless of Washington, IN, Bob and “Sissy” Loveless of Petersburg, IN; daughters and son-in-laws, Suzy and Randy Purl of Evansville, IN, Patty and Keith Besing of Buckskin, IN; special friend and companion Ida May Dorow, Jasper, IN; twelve grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Thursday March 3, 2005 at 1:00 P.M. E.S.T. at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City, IN, burial in Loveless Cemetery near Glezen, IN, Rev. Tracy Tinker officiating,

Visitation will be from 10:00A.M. until services on Thursday at the chapel.