Obituary: Leroy Love

Wednesday, September 7, 2011

Leroy Love, 83, of Shelbyville, passed away on Monday, Sept. 5, 2011, at Maury Regional Medical Center.

A native of Maury County, he was the son of the late Velma Anderson Love and Oscar Love. He was a farmer and a member of the Farmington Baptist Church.

His parents preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife, Alma Loyd Love of Shelbyville; one daughter, Patricia Graves of Chapel Hill; three sons, Larry (Kim) Love of Culleoka, Jim (Karen A.) Love of Chapel Hill and Paul (Kay) Love of the Anes Station Community; three sisters, Jan Thomas, Norma Rogers, and Judy Thompson; two brothers, Ralph and Timmy Love; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mr. Love will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 8, from the Farmington Baptist Church, with burial to follow in Simpson Cemetery in the Rover Community of Bedford County. Danny Jones and Wayne Cable will be officiating.

Visitation with the family will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 7, at the funeral home.

You may sign Mr. Love's online registry at

Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.