Mrs. Pauline Evans Love, 95, passed away on Sunday, September 25, 2022 at Brookdale Memory Care Center. She was born on March 16, 1927 in Swannanoa, NC to the late Robert and Texie McClellan Evans.
Mrs. Love worked as a nurse's assistant for 35 years at the medical office of Dr. James Sloan. She was a member of St. John A Baptist Church for many years. Mrs. Love enjoyed having her morning coffee, cooking, socializing with the seniors at Shiloh Community Center, phone calls from family and friends and spending time with her family and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband of over 75 years, George Love; brothers, Robert Evans, Jr. and Willie Evans.
Left to cherish her memory is daughter, Joan Martinez; grandchildren, George Martinez (Sonja), Paul Martinez, Cakeisha Martinez; great-grandchildren, Portia Martinez, Zana Ruff, Maria Martinez, Andréa Martinez, George Martinez, Celina Martinez, Gabriel Martinez; great-great-grandchildren, Alexis O'Kelley and Dy'Min Singleton; sister-in-laws, Grace Nicholson (Ray) and Bishop Mary Sue Nesbitt; many other relatives and friends.
Public visitation will be from 6:00-7:00 pm Friday, September 30, 2022 in the chapel of Ray Funeral & Cremation Service. Funeral service will be 12:00pm Saturday, October 1, 2022 at St. John A Baptist Church, 20 Dalton St. Asheville, NC 28803. Burial will be 12:00pm Monday, October 3, 2022 at the WC State Veterans Cemetery.