Memorial services for Edwin Truelove, 68, of Groveton, will be held Saturday, September 4, 2021, at 2:00 p.m. at Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin with Bro. Grant Hanes officiating.
Mr. Truelove was born November 3, 1952, in Texas City, Texas, to Nelson Ernest Truelove and Shirley (Guidry) Truelove, and died Sunday, August 29, 2021, in Lufkin.
Mr. Truelove was of Baptist faith. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially woodworking. Mr. Truelove enjoyed fishing with his family in his younger years. He traveled all over the United States on his motorcycle. Mr. Truelove was a great mechanic and enjoyed teaching about automotive mechanics.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Virginia “Jenny” Truelove of Groveton, TX; daughter and son-in-law, Michelle and James Spencer, Jr. of New Caney, TX; son, John Truelove of Groveton; son and daughter-in-law, Jason and Celia Truelove of Bay City, TX; son and daughter-in-law, Josh and Darlene Truelove of Bay City, TX; son, Joseph Truelove of Groveton, TX; grandchildren, Cody Crawford of New Caney, James Spencer III and wife Megan of New Caney, Corey Spencer and wife Stormy of New Caney, Nathan Doyle of Cleveland, TX, Matthew Truelove of Bay City, Kaylee Truelove of Bay City, Bryce Truelove of Santa Fe, TX, Corbyn Truelove of Bay City, Layna Gilbert of Bay City, and Troy Gilbert, Jr. of Bay City; and great-grandsons, Jase Spencer and Gianni Damiano, both of New Caney.
Mr. Truelove was preceded in death by his parents; and daughter, Danielle Doyle.
Shafer Funeral Home, Lufkin directors.
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