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Leslie B. Love

Leslie B. Love

Leslie B. Love was born March 16, 1935, in Okmulgee to the late William Zeb and Hester Chester (Jones) Love. He passed away February 22, 2021, in Okmulgee at 85 years of age, Les was raised in Okmulgee and joined the National Guard and later the United States Air Force after graduating from Okmulgee High School. He worked for many years as a machinist and welder, and was known for being inventive. Les returned to Okmulgee from California in June of 2000. He loved music, whether he was writing songs, singing or playing one of his many instruments. Les was very active in church his entire life and was always there to greet everyone as the front door man. He was a member of Second Baptist Church at the time of his passing. He loved to share with others. Les will be remembered for being consistently gracious and for the love he had for his family.


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