Carolyn Dobson Love, 85, of Hendersonville, NC passed away on Thursday, February 23, 2017 at Hendersonville Life Care Center following a period of declining health. A native of Spartanburg, SC, she was the daughter of Laura Mae Watson Dobson and “Red” Dobson who was coach of Spartanburg High School and later Furman athletic director. She spent her formative years in Spartanburg and has been a resident of Hendersonville for the past 31 years.
Carolyn received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Salem College. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Hendersonville and enjoyed walking and swimming and could often be found at the YMCA of Hendersonville. She was also an active participant in the operations of Camp Pinnacle, which her father founded.
She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Harry Love; sons, Bill Love and Mike Love and his wife Connie; grandchildren, Lucy and Laura Love.
A graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at Floyds Green Lawn Cemetery in Spartanburg. Reverend Steve Scoggins will officiate the service.
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