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Percy R Love

Winfield, Cowley County, Kansas, USA
Death 27 Dec 1997 (aged 84)
Ponca City, Kay County, Oklahoma, USA
Burial Ponca City, Kay County, Oklahoma, USA
Memorial ID 100141176 · View Source
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Percy R. Love was born December 4, 1913 in Winfield, Kansas to Burton Underwood Love and Minnie M. (Lawson) Love. He graduated from Tonkawa High School in 1930.

Wilma Lea Bushman became his bride on May 2, 1934 in Deer Creek, Oklahoma. They couple lived in Blackwell for a time, moved to Tonkawa, then finally settled in Ponca City in 1955. Their children were Alvin, Carmeleta, LaDonna and Joyce.

Percy worked in the motor division of Conoco for serveral years, retiring in 1975. He also did carpentry work, construction a number of homes in the Ponca City area. He was a member of St. Luke's Church of the Nazarene. He enjoyed fishing, camping, his carpentry work, and spending time with his family.

At the time of his passing, he was survived by his wife and children, two sisters: Sulvia Eastin and Garnett McGaha, both of Tonkawa; 12 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents;two sisters: Carmel McGaha and Goldie Duroy; and one great grandson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 6465 S. Yale Street, Tulsa, OK 74136.

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  • Created by: Janet Davis
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100141176
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Percy R Love (4 Dec 1913–27 Dec 1997), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100141176, citing Resthaven Memorial Park, Ponca City, Kay County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Janet Davis (contributor 47436833) .