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Wayne Lively

Albert Wayne Lively

December 29, 1940 – August 26, 2013

Graveside services for Albert Wayne Lively, 72, will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, at the Cookeville Cemetery on Spring St. Cookville, TN.

Mr. Lively went to be with our Lord and Savior on Monday, Aug. 26, 2013.

He was born in 1940, in Victoria, Texas, to the late Wilburn and Pearl Young.

Mr. Lively was united in marriage to Treva Moody 55 years ago in Yukon, Okla. He and Treva moved several times during their life together. They settled in the Cookeville area in 1999, coming here from Pueblo, Colo. Mr. Lively was a faithful and loving husband and father.

He was a member of Washington Avenue Baptist Church, where he was a member of the Chapel Class. He was a loving and supportive person who valued his relationship with his God, family and friends. Mr. Lively was an example to many, often leading the way when it came to loving and caring for his family and friends.

In addition to his wife, his family includes two sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Delia Lively of San Antonio, Texas and John and Angela Lively of Spring, Texas; four daughters and three sons-in-law, Sheri and Paul Siefker of Lebanon, Ore., Rebecca and Joseph Townsend of Chapel Hill, Leah Blackwell of Piedmont, S.C., and Rachel and John Lockaby of Piedmont, S.C., two step-sisters, Myrlin Withrow of Rapid City, S.D., and Jo Ann Moritz of Meyersville, Texas; 23 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

In addition to his mother and birth father, Mr. Lively was preceded in death by his adoptive father, H.M. Lively.