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Lovell’s Barber College

Photo © 2019 David Bulit, Lovell's Barber College - Gary, Indiana

Lovell Amison was born in 1912 to Pearlene and Willie Amison in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. He came to Gary, Indiana at an early age and it was there he met Zelda Laverne Perkins. The two married in 1953 and had one daughter together, Sheryl Denyce Amison along with his stepson, Charles Banks, and two stepdaughters, Laverne