Obituaries: Tara Michelle Williams Love (July 30, 1971 – April 16, 2012)

By Submitted April 28, 2012 12:00 am

Tara Michelle Williams Love, 40, a resident of Dallas, Ore., passed away at her home Monday, April 16, 2012. She was born on July 30, 1971 in Crescent City, the daughter of Larry Joseph Williams and Tamara Shawn Russum. She attended schools in Crescent City. She worked in customer service for most of her working years in retail outlets. She met Lewis “Lewie” James Love while working at the Dallas Wal-Mart and they married on April 6, 2008, in Dallas. Her granddaughter was her pride and joy and she loved spending time with her. Tara was an Oregon Duck fan and loved going to the Oregon Coast.

She is survived by her husband Lewie Love, daughters Iesha Derby, Trinity Williams, Ashley Love and Virginia Love, granddaughter Araydia Madison Kay Holbrook, father Larry Williams and stepmother Linda, mother Tamara Russum, grandmother Geraldine Littke, brother Jeffrey King, sister Channa Herren and two nephews and one niece.

Services will begin at 2 p.m. Monday, April 23, in the Dallas Christian Fellowship Four Square Church. The Dallas Mortuary Tribute Center is handling the arrangements. To leave an on-line condolence for the family go to

— Submitted by Bollman Funeral Home