Verna M. Love, 92, of Pittsboro, passed away unexpectedly, Sept. 6, 2017, in Hendricks Regional Hospital, Danville. Verna was born Nov. 29, 1924, in Weir, Miss., to Charles Alvin and Katie Lee (Crenshaw) King.
She wed James Bailey Love on May 11, 1946, in Memphis, Tenn., a marriage that lasted until his passing in 1980.
She was a caring homemaker to her large and loving family, and belonged to the Pittsboro Baptist Church.
Survivors include her children, James Alvin (wife Diana), Ronnie (wife Brenda), Roger Wayne (wife Karen), Charles Ray (wife Carolyn), Jerry (wife Karen) and Betty (husband Jim) Kirk; brothers, Travis (wife Dorothy) King, C.A. (wife Betty Jean) King and Bennett (Mary) King; sisters, Pauline Hanks and Bobbie (husband Mancel) Box; 11 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson.
In addition to her parents and loving husband, she was preceded in death by one brother and three sisters.
Friends and family will gather from 4 until 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 11, in her church home, Pittsboro Baptist Church. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 12, in the church. Following the funeral service, she will be laid to rest next to her husband, in the K of P Cemetery, Lizton.
Arrangements and care of the Love family have been entrusted to the David A. Hall Mortuary.
Online condolences may be made at www.davidahallmortuary.com.
Published on September 8, 2017