Mr. Lovelady

Display Name: 
Mr. Lovelady
Sort Name: 
Lovelady, Mr.
Race: 
White
Gender: 
Male
Class: 
Lower Class
Rank: 
Peripheral
Vitality: 
Alive
Occupation: 
Sales and Service
Specific Job: 
Negro insurance collector
Real?: 
No
Biography: 

Quentin describes Mr. Lovelady as "a short, dirty man who collected the Negro insurance, coming around to the cabins or the kitchens every Saturday morning, to collect fifteen cents" (308). He lives at the hotel with his wife and only daughter. After Mrs. Lovelady commits suicide, he leaves town with his daughter, then returns a week or two later alone. Nancy mentions she has invested money for a coffin with him.

Financial Status: 
laborer (works for wages)
Individual or Group: 
Individual
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