Allen Jerome Love, 30, of Leachville died Sunday, May 26, 2002, at St. Bernards Medical Center in Jonesboro. Born in Great Falls, Mont., he had been a Leachville area resident since 1977. He was a 1990 graduate of Buffalo Island Central, was an employee of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department and attended Happy Corner Assembly of God Church.
He is survived by his wife, Krista Baldridge Love, of the home; a son, Nicholas Love, of the home; a daughter, Meagan Love, of the home; his parents, Allen and Dianne Love of Leachville; a brother, Vaughn Love, of Leachville; a sister, Lovie Love, of Leachville; maternal grandparents, Ephriam and Estal Ward of Leachville, and great-grandmother, Zona Gooch.
The funeral was held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Howard Funeral Chapel in Leachville with Rev. Donnie Edge officiating. Burial was in the Leachville Cemetery.