James ‘Keith’ Love, 83, of Parker City, IN, passed away at 9:02 PM on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at IU Health-Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie, IN. He was born on Thursday, October 10, 1929, in Delaware County, IN. Mr. Love was a former school bus driver for Southern Wells Schools for 3 years and Monroe Central Schools in Randolph Co. for 24 years. He worked in maintenance at Liberty Village Care Center in Muncie for 6 years. He had also worked for Hy-Line, Tri-State International Trucking, General Truck Sales & Leasing in Muncie as a courier, and delivered auto parts. He had farmed in Monroe Twp. in Randolph Co. & Jackson & Chester Twp. in Wells Co.
Survivors: included a Son - Darrell E. (Rose) Love, Poneto, IN, Daughters - Marlene Davis, Muncie, Debbie Sutliff, Parker City, Carol (Tim) Mills, Farmland, Sisters - LaVerne Winans, Farmland, Mary Jean (George) Carver, Reed Station, IN, Maxine Halas, New Brighton, PA, Dorothy Jester, Pennville, Margaret Slentz, Keystone, Betty (Jim) Rinker, Hartford City, Irene Lutherbeck, Haskell, OK, Carolyn McDugle, Haskell, OK, Marilyn Love, Haskell, OK, Brother - Myron (Sherry) Love, Montpelier, 9-Grandchildren, 6-Great Grandchildren, 1-Great Great Grandchild, and several Nieces & Nephews.
He was preceded in death by his Father - Guy Jarrett Love, Mother - Hazel Ruth (Dill) Love, and Brothers - Gerald Love, Larry Love, and Harold Love.
Family and friends may gather to share and remember at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier on Monday, January 28, 2013 from 2:00 PM to 8:00 PM and from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Tuesday, January 29, 2013.
A service to celebrate his life will be at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home 109 W Windsor St Montpelier at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 with the Pastor Sherrie Drake officiating. Interment will follow in the Black Cemetery in rural Albany.
Preferred memorials: Parker City United Methodist Church 305 S. Main St. PO Box 376 Parker City, IN 47368. If anyone would like to send cards to the family, they should be addressed to PO Box 561 Parker City, IN 47368.