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Eva Irene Shorb Love
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Birth: Jan. 2, 1923
Texas County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 2010
Lipscomb County
Texas, USA

FOLLETT - Eva Irene Love, 87, died Thursday, Jan. 7, 2010, in Booker, Tx.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the Follett Apostolic Church with M.D. Methvin officiating. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery by Scotty Schilling Funeral Directors of Follett.

Mrs. Love was born Jan. 2, 1923, in Hardesty, Okla., to Herbert L. and Ethyl Lieurance Shorb.
Eva was Salutatorian of the 1940 Hardesty High School graduating class. After graduation, she went to stay with her aunt and uncle, Allie and Lew Ewing in Laverne, Oklahoma where she worked as a waitress to earn money for college. During this time, she met and married Earl Alfred Love on Oct. 8, 1940, in Laverne, Okla.

She never made it to college, choosing to be a wife and mother instead. She worked as a telephone operator after she and Earl moved to Perryton, Texas. She also helped Earl in the grocery business after they purchased the Follett Food Market and moved to Follet, Texas in 1955.

Survivors include a sister, Emily Lile of Guymon, Okla.; three sons, Stanley (Darlene) of Follett, Glen (Reta) of Beaver Okla., and Alfred (Gail)of Early,Tx; a daughter, Rita (Ron)Pinckard of Booker; nine grandchildren, Shani Leigh Love Miller, Selinda Kay Love Dalegowski, Shane Andrew Pinckard, Douglas Lee Love, Troy Sutton Love, Tracy Lynn Love Pettit, Kristel Rene Pinckard Dunlap, Travis Earl Love and Kiley Brook Pinckard; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Eva's siblings were:
Leona Mae Shorb Debord (1902-1972)
Ray Warren Shorb (1904-1970)
Glen Lee Shorb (1906-1995)
Rita Grace Shorb (1909-1914)
Emily Kathrine Shorb Brown-Lile (1914-2013)
Eugene Charles Shorb (1917-1972)
Barbara Edith Shorb (1919-1919)
Family links: 
  Herbert Leroy Shorb (1881 - 1961)
  Ethyl Lena Lieurance Shorb (1884 - 1961)
  Earl Alfred Love (1915 - 1990)*
  Leona Mae Shorb Debord (1902 - 1972)*
  Ray Warren Shorb (1904 - 1970)*
  Glen Lee Shorb (1906 - 1995)*
  Rita Grace Shorb (1909 - 1914)*
  Emily Katherine Shorb Brown Lile (1914 - 2013)*
  Eugene Charles Shorb (1917 - 1972)*
  Barbara Edith Shorb (1919 - 1919)*
  Eva Irene Shorb Love (1923 - 2010)
*Calculated relationship
Fairmont Cemetery
Lipscomb County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Glen Love
Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Jan 10, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46507491
Eva Irene <i>Shorb</i> Love
Added by: Glen Love
Eva Irene <i>Shorb</i> Love
Added by: Glen Love
Eva Irene <i>Shorb</i> Love
Added by: Glen Love
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You were one of the sweetest ladies I have ever known. Loved & admired you. So glad you were part of my life!
- DJ Mercier
 Added: Sep. 13, 2014

- Shani Miller
 Added: Dec. 25, 2012
Thank you for being a kind and loving grandmother; and such a wonderful role model for all who knew you. Thank you for all the memories and stories I can reflect upon with warmth and happiness. I Love You Forever and Always, your granddaughter,
- Shani Miller
 Added: Jun. 4, 2012

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