Billy Glyn Love, 88, of Niceville, Florida, passed away on November 11, 2021 at Brookdale Senior Living in Bluewater Bay, Florida.
A native of Mississippi, Billy G. was born on February 11, 1933 to X. L. “Boss” and Mertie Mavis Love in Kilmichael, Mississippi. He joined the US Army and served honorably.
In 1952, he married Margaret Annette Box and was married for 32 years until she passed in 1984.
In 1992, he married Willa Joy McKinley. They were married for 28 years until she passed in 2020.
In 1966, he founded Mississippi Coffee Services in Jackson, Mississippi. With his extensive knowledge of wholesale food services, he and his three partners expanded to become Institutional Food Distributors. After 20 years of business, IFO merged with Kraft and became Kraft/Institutional Foods.
Once Billy retired, he enjoyed playing golf, traveling and working in his yard.
He was a long time member of Madison Church of Christ.
Billy G. never met a stranger. He touched many lives throughout his life. He cared deeply for family and cherished his time spent with them. Billy G. is survived by his daughter, Angela Mahfouz; sons, Glyn Love (Elizabeth), Rodney Love (Mary Ann); granddaughter, Sydney Love; grandsons, Justin Mahfouz (Tabitha Edward), Jake Mahfouz, Max Mahfouz, and Blake Love; great-grandson, Micah Mahfouz; and, sister, Betty Jo Pearson (Paul)
Visitation, will be 1:00 p.m. November 17, 2021 at Natchez Trace Funeral Home, Madison, Mississippi.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. November 17, 2021 at Natchez Trace Funeral Home chapel. Following the service, burial will take place with military honors at the Natchez Trace Memorial Park Cemetery.