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Mary Lou Love

She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Francis (McKinney) Eaves and was a homemaker.
She is survived by two sons and her daughter-in-law, Dwayne and Angie Akers of Troy and Chris Wallsmith of Union City; her daughter and son-in-law, Brandy and Michael Alexander of Union City; her half-brother, Thomas Burress of Samburg; six sisters, Betty Jean Bigham and Reatha Gail Ward, both of Milan, Kathy Lynn Boane of Union City, Loudie McCloud of Gibson County, Connine Iwanoski of Florida and Lisa Eaves of Tiptonville; and eight grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Don Love; three brothers, Gaylon Gene Eaves, John Tom Eaves and Glendale Eaves; and her sister, Tonya Dodson.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Cryer Funeral Home, with burial in New Concord Cemetery near Kenton.
The Rev. Scott Fields will officiate.
Pallbearers will be Corey Gabel, Nicky Minnick, Thomas Akers, Marka Eaves, Bud Hurd and Ivy Minnick. Gaylon Eaves Jr. will serve as honorary pallbearer.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home this evening from 6-8 p.m.
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