Carolyn Jane Sweezy Love, 78, of Boomer passed away Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2019, at Wake Forest Baptist Health-Wilkes Medical Center.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Little Rock Baptist Church, with the Rev. Robert Livingston and the Rev. Robert Webb officiating. Burial will be in Little Rock Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9:45 until 10:45 a.m., prior to the service at the church.

Mrs. Love was born Nov. 27, 1940, in Cleveland County to Roy Franklin Sweezy and wife Cora Elizabeth Pearson Sweezy.

Mrs. Love was a member of Little Rock Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandchild, J.D. Love II, and a sister, Diane Sweezy.

Mrs. Love is survived by her husband of 58 years, Terry Love of the home; a daughter, Verna Elizabeth Love Mills and husband, Mark, of Mooresville; three sons, Terry C. Love Jr. and wife, Melody, of Iron Station, Barry F. Love and wife, Linda, of Kannapolis and Jonathan D. Love and wife, Jennifer, of Seagrove; five grandchildren, Jeremy H. Love and wife, Jessica, Emily C. Love and husband, Jordan, Alex Love, Ruby Dawn Love and Luke Vernon; seven great-grandchildren, Jared, Amelia, Gracie, Cora, Isaac, Xander and Addyson; a sister, Sybil Jenkins of Mount Ulla; and two brothers, Roy Sweezy and James Sweezy, both of Valdese.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 9, North Wilkesboro, N.C. 28659.

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