James "Jim and Papa" Carroll Lovin
Last updated 3/20/2019 at 3:17pm
James (Jim and Papa) Carroll Lovin, of Brevard, passed away peacefully at the Elizabeth (Hospice) House in Flat Rock, in the early morning hours of March 15, 2019.
He was one of three children, born Oct. 15, 1936, to the late William and Liddy Elmore Lovin in West Virginia. He was raised in Ashland, Ky., where he met his wife of 57 years, Alice Matney Lovin, who preceded him in death in 2013.
He attended Polytechnical Institute and State University (Virginia Tech) and earned a B.S. in chemical engineering. He also attended Columbia School of Business – Financial Management.