Lois (Thorne) Love

Mrs. Lois Thorne Love, age 69, of Pendergrass, died Saturday, March 23, 2013.

Mrs. Love was born in Leaf River, IL, a daughter to the late Benjamin and Pauline Buisker Thorne. She was a graduate of Jefferson High School class of 1961, and was an Office Manager for Koch Foods for 37 years. She was a member of the Monday Night Ladies Bowling Team and traveled the United States participating in Bowling Tournaments. She was also a member of the Pendergrass Baptist Church and was a great wife, mom, sister-in-Law, grandma and great grandma.

Survivors include: her husband of 52 years, Jim Love; daughters, Mary Harris and Sandy Love, all of Pendergrass; sister, Myrna Umphlett of Durham, NC; 6 grandchildren, Bo Harris, Karlie Harris, Will Harris, Lauryn Roberts Parrott, Wade Roberts, James Cason; and 2 great grandchildren, Bryson Parrott and Dawson Roberts.

The funeral service will be held on Monday, March 25 at 2 p.m. in the Pendergrass Baptist Church with Rev. Irving Goss officiating. The burial will follow in the Pendergrass Baptist Church Cemetery with Mike Love, Jerry Love, Stanley Love, Macko Parks, Dwayne Major, Joey Love honored as pallbearers, and Jack Love will be an honorary pallbearer.

Evans Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Published in BarrowCountyNews from Mar. 25 to Apr. 24, 2013