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John Cleo Love

February 19, 1923 - June 29, 2018

John C. Love, 95, of Hendersonville passed away at his home on Friday, June 29, 2018.

A lifelong resident of Henderson County, he was a son of the late Everette and Bertha Hill Love. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Lowell Love and sister, Katie Lee Pettet and brother-in-law, Carroll Pettet.

John proudly served his country in the US Army during WWII in the anti-aircraft division. He was a lifelong member of Refuge Baptist Church and worked at Ecusta Paper Mill for 43 years before retiring. He loved working, especially mowing his grass with his tractor and loved his little dog, Nikki, but what he loved most was his family.

He leaves behind his wife of 71 years, Robbie Gash Love; son, Lowell Love and his wife, Debbie; grandsons, Jonathan, Anthony, and Cody Love; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; one niece, Carolyn Brown and her husband, Bill; and two great-nieces and one great-nephew.

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Service Information

Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Time: 3:00 pm

Location:

Forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel

538 Tracy Grove Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792


Cemetery Information

Date: Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Location:

Forest Lawn Memorial Park


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