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Posted: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 12:00 am

ODESSA Don Robert Love, born November 5, 1946 in Odessa, Texas went to be with his Lord and Savior on May 20, 2012.

He was the only child of R. M. Love and Fannye Love, who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by his son, Tracy.

Survivors include the love of his life, his wife: Judy, whom he cherished; his children: Tiffani and Torrey of Granger, Texas and Todd Love of Odessa, Texas. He also had twelve grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Don attended Bonham Jr. High and graduated from Permian High School. He attended college at North Texas. He was a proud member of the Odessa Country Club and this was where he won 4 Quarter Century golf tournaments. He loved sports and was an all around athlete at Bonham Jr. High. He also participated in baseball, football, fishing, hunting, breaking horses, and racing dirt bikes.

A celebration of Don’s life will be held on Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 3:00 pm at the Odessa Country Club, #1 Fairway Drive, Odessa, TX, officiated by John Van Hoose. Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel and condolences to the family may be sent at

Memorial donations in Don’s name may be made to the University of Texas of the Permian Basin c/o Development Office, 4901 E. University Blvd, Odessa, TX 79762

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