Wayne Phillip Lovell, 76 of Acworth, Georgia, passed away peacefully on January 9, 2018 after a brief illness.
He was the son of Clem and Alta Lovell, and nephew of Cash Lovell Sr. Following the family tradition, Wayne trained and showed American Saddlebreds most of his life. In addition to working as trainer and farm manager for the Cason Ives family in Hendersonville, N.C., for many years, he also trained for Dodie Brown at Pine Springs Stable, Kennesaw, Georgia, before opening his own Skybrook Farm in Marietta, Georgia, in 1986.
Wayne is survived by his wife, Kathryn; daughter, Melinda Kolar, of Ft. Meyers Beach, Fla.; son, Marc, of Bishop, Calif.; stepchildren, George Lane IV of