Jesse Earl Loving, 80, of Van Buren died Sunday, July 6, 2014, in Fort Smith. He was born March 31, 1934, in Corrigan, Texas, small business owner and member of the First Presbyterian Church in Van Buren.

He is survived by his wife, Jeannine; two sons, Edward Loving of Van Buren and David Loving of Owassa, Okla.; a sister, Bobbie Hill of Nixon, Texas; a brother, James Loving of Clute, Texas; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Lewis-Roberts Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith with burial at Gracelawn Cemetery in Van Buren.

Pallbearers will be Scott, Jake and Dalton Loving, Eric Bickerton, Danny Jones and Russ Price.

Visitation will be 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church in Van Buren.