Walter Lee Love

July 5, 1937 ~ January 24, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Walter Love Obituary

Mr. Walter Lee Love, age 86 of Summerville, Georgia passed away Wednesday, January 24, 2024 at his residence.

Mr. Love  was born in Summerville, Georgia on July 5, 1937, son of the late William Marion Love and Fannie Avis Lewis Love.  He attended the Mountain View Baptist Church and was employed with Mt. Vernon Mills until his retirement in 2002.  He also drove a truck for Patty’s Construction for several years.  In addition to his parents, Mr. Love was preceded in death by his first wife, Bobbie Wilson Love; a sister, Ruth Cocker; three brothers, William Marion “Bud” Love, Robert Love and David Love; sisters-in-law, Patricia Love, Margie Huskey Love and Dorothy Love; and a brother-in-law, W.T. Tucker.

Mr. Love is survived by his wife, Frances Ivanell “Nell” Love; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, Rodney and Joy Love and Carlton Love (Brooklyn); step-daughter, Janet Waldrop; step-sons, Phil (Kathy) Meadows and David Meadows; sister, Jenny Tucker; brothers, Ben Love and Winston Love; sister-in-law, Margie Love; 16 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; numerous great-great grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mr. Love will be held Saturday, January 27, 2024 at 2:00 P.M. in the Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with Rev. Jason Lee officiating.  Interment will follow in the West Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will include Brandon Love, Steve Love and Anthony Mathis.

Mr. Love will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home and the family will receive friends Friday evening from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M.

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January 26, 2024

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Coffman Funeral Home - Petitt Chapel
12855 Highway 27
Summerville, GA 30747-5897

Funeral Service
January 27, 2024

2:00 PM
Coffman Funeral Home - Petitt Chapel
12855 Highway 27
Summerville, GA 30747-5897


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