Albert Josiah “A.J.” Loving, 68, of Dawn, MO died Wednesday, July 21, 2010 at Liberty Hospital, Liberty, Mo.
Albert was born August 15, 1941 in Pierce City, MO the son of Alvie Sheridan Loving and Roseanna Louise Harris Loving.
In his younger years, Albert worked as a service station attendant before becoming disabled.
Albert was a member of Dawn Baptist Church.
Albert moved to Dawn about a year ago to live with his sister. He was a kind and gentle man who was well liked by everyone in the community.
He enjoyed fishing, playing dominos and going to the Day Break Café at least once a day, but his favorite place to go was to the Dawn Baptist Church.
He is survived by four children, Sherry, Mary, Teresa and, Crystal; seven grandchildren; three great grandchildren; five siblings, June Elkins of Liberty, Alma Smith of Webb City, Carolyn Talbert of Dawn, Starlene Martin of Granby, and Dale Loving of Liberty.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Joy Loving; a grandchild and a brother, Alfred Loving.
Memorials in honor of Albert Loving may be made to the Building Fund of the Dawn Baptist Church and left at the church or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home, 3141 N. Washington, Chillicothe, MO 64601.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 24, 2010 at Dawn Baptist Church.
Burial will be at Collar Cemetery, Dawn, MO.
A visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. until time of service on Saturday at Dawn Baptist Church.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe, MO.