Margaret Roy Lovelady DiMaggio

Margaret Roy Lovelady DiMaggio, age 88, passed away on Monday, May 4, 2020.  She was predeceased by her parents, Floyd R. Roy and Ophelia Kirkpatrick Roy; husbands, Lester “Lefty” Emory Lovelady of Helena, AL and Paul DiMaggio of Alabaster, AL; and granddaughter, Brooke Owens.  Margaret is survived by her daughters, Kayren L. Owens of Montevallo, AL, JoEllen Ramsey (Chris) of Helena, AL; sons, James K. “Kim” Lovelady (Debra) of Montevallo, AL and John T. “Tim” Lovelady (Donna) of Columbiana, AL; grandsons, Brandon Owens of Montevallo, AL, Chase Woods (Tamara) of Bloomington, IL, Chip Lovelady (Jacren) of Calera, AL, Jarrod Woods (Blakelee) of Maylene, AL; granddaughters, Suzanne Henderson of Columbiana, AL, Lesley Fondren of Montevallo, AL, Annalee Woods (Mike Brett) of Irondale, AL, MerryMichael Kennington (Griffin) of Flowood, MS; and 7 great grandchildren.  Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 6, 2020 in the chapel of Charter Funeral Home from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m., abiding by the social distancing and COVID19 guidelines.  A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the Helena City Cemetery, again, abiding by the social distancing and COVID19 guidelines.  Charter Funeral Home entrusted.


  1. Rebecca Lent on May 6, 2020 at 2:47 pm

    Ms Margaret was a wonderful lady, beautiful inside and out! We enjoyed being with her at Jack’s for breakfast for several years. She will be missed. ❤️❤️
    Rebecca Kent and Henry Willis