AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – The man rescued by an off-duty deputy after driving losing control of his vehicle has passed away.
Dr. Richard Thomas Lovell, 83, passed away on Nov. 7. Dr. Lovell was the owner and operator of Oak Bowery Farms for 35 years and he has received numerous awards including the Alabama Outstanding Purebred Angus Breeder, the National Science Foundation Career Award, and Southern Arkansas University's Outstanding Alumni Award in 2000.
The Lowell released the following statement regarding the passing of Dr. Lovell:
His funeral was held last Friday at First United Methodist Church in Opelika. To read his full obituary click here.