February 2017
Co-op Matters

Remembering Two of Our Own

Ted Tindal, former AFC Board Director

Ted Tindal, 71, a resident of Greenville, died Monday, Dec. 12, 2016. Tindal was a board director for Alabama Farmers Cooperative for 23 years.

Tindal was born and reared in Greenville, and graduated from Greenville High School in 1963. He attended Auburn University where he was a member of Alpha Gamma Rho fraternity and graduated with a bachelor of science in Animal Science in 1967.

Tindal had a 50-year career in agriculture and real estate, the majority of which was in Butler County. Active in the local community, he was a member of Midway Baptist Church, Kiwanis, Rotary and the Midway Volunteer Fire Department.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, spending time with family and friends, and sneaking off to the Alabama River when no one was looking.

He will be greatly missed.

He is preceded in death by his father, Cecil Tindal. He is survived by his wife, Judy Tindal; sons, Troy Tindal (Elizabeth) of Houston, Texas, Clay Tindal (Amy) of Tuscaloosa, Jarrod Tindal of Destin, Florida; grandchildren, Mason, Taylor, Bridget and Rachel Tindal all of Houston, Grant, Brett and Bryce Tindal all of Tuscaloosa; mother, Laura Tindal of Greenville; and sister, Mary Lee Hillelson (Howard) of Roswell, Georgia.

The family asks that donations be made to the National Kidney Foundation or the Lymphoma Research Foundation.

Joe Lovvorn, former AFC CFO

Joseph ‘Joe’ Louis Lovvorn Jr., 76, of Florence passed away Saturday, Dec. 24, 2016. Lovvorn retired from Alabama Farmers Cooperative in 2000 as the chief financial officer after 30-plus years of service.

The family asked for donations to be made to the Disabled American Veteran Society, 3313 Memorial Pkwy SW #104, Huntsville, AL 35801.