Love, Leroy Age: 77

Passed Away: 2010-12-03

Funeral Home: Higgins HIllcrest Chapel

Leroy Love Mr. Leroy Love, 77, of College Park, died at Doctor's Hospice, in Fayetteville, on Dec. 1, 2010. He was born in Sebring, Fla. on August 14, 1933, to the late Dord Love and Vivian Roberta Johnson Love. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War, and retired from the American Can Co. He was pastor of the Palmetto Church of God, and later attended South Metro Ministries. Among his other endeavors, he was an instructor for the Rex Hubbard Ministries, and his favorite hobby was fishing. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a brother, Nuburn Love. Surviving are his wife, Nola Love; sons, Leonard Wayne Love and his wife Ellen, and Larry Eugene Love and his wife Traci; daughter, Patricia Gunn and her husband Al; brothers, Herbert Love, Elton Love, Louis Love and Teddy Love; five grandchildren; nieces and nephews. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.higginshillcrestchapel.com. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., on Saturday, Dec. 4, at the Higgins Hillcrest Chapel Funeral Home, with Pastor Allan Mathura officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens, in College Park. The family will receive friends at the funeral home today, from 5 p.m., to 8 p.m., Higgins HIllcrest Chapel, Newnan.