Timothy Deon (Timmy) Love, 54, of Alma left this world for heaven on Sunday, May 29, 2016, in Van Buren. There to meet him was his daddy, Bill Love, and little brother, Stevey Jay Love. Timmy was born on Nov. 2, 1961, in Crawford County.

He is survived by his mother, Ila (Burgett) Love of Van Buren; two sisters, Linda Sill of Alma and Kathy Martin of Reeds Springs, Mo.; a brother, Joey Love of Rock Island, Okla.; his aunt, Jo Boswell of Derby, Kan.; special cousin, Leisa Woods of Cedarville; four nieces, one nephew, several great-nieces and -nephews; several cousins and honored friends, Randy and Cindy Shettleworth, Drew and Cindy Davis, Reba, Thell, Kenneth, Mike and Marsha Peevy and Roger Peevy.

A family-hosted memorial will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Freedom Valley Freewill Baptist Church in Alma. Clay Warnock will be the speaker.

Special thanks to the nurses, especially Karen, of Valley Springs and Peachtree Hospice for caring for Timmy for the past 35 days.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Peachtree Hospice, 2910 Jenny Lind Road, No. 4, Fort Smith, AR 72901.

To place an online tribute, go to www.edwardsvan-alma.com.