Mr. Marion Edward Love Sr. died Friday night, Nov. 7, 1987, at the Vicksburg Medical Center. He was 71.
A native of New Orleans, he had been a resident of Vicksburg most of his life.
Mr. Love was a retired auto parts manager and in later years was employed by Mercy Regional Medical Center. He was a 50-year graduate of St. Aloysius High School, a member of St. Paul Catholic Church and a former member of the Knights of Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn Mason Love, and is survived by two daughters, Ms. Marian Love Boyd, Mrs. J. C. "Laura" Ables both of Vicksburg; one son, Marion Edward Love Jr. of Vicksburg; 12 grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.
A Mass of the Resurrection will be held 2 p.m. Monday at St. Paul Catholic Church. Burial will be at the Cedar Hill Cemetery under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home. Visitation will be 2-5 p.m. Sunday with Rosary at 4 p.m.
Pallbearers will be James Speyerer, Charles B. Roesch, Paul Gordy, Jesse Boyd, Wayne Beard, Bob Hulett, Mike Wally, Gillis McMahon.
Honorary pallbearers will be Morris Peck, Jerry Woods, Mike Withrow, Larry Gordon, Lewis Logue, Walter Halberg, Redd Dykes, Wilton Adair and (My Godfather) O.J. Bori.
Daddy only lived a week after this picture was taken with me.