As Vocational Deacon, Charlotte serves St. Thomas/College Station and St. Philip’s/Hearne where she is actively involved in her mission of taking the church into the community and serves on many local boards and advisory committees.
Born in Silsbee, TX, she grew up in Moore, OK, and was married to Lee Love for 50 years until his sudden death in 2012. She has three children and three grandchildren. After the death of her husband, she moved to College Station, TX to be near her family. She was confirmed at St. Thomas Episcopal Church March 2015 and ordained as a vocational deacon in June 2019 at Christ Church Cathedral, Houston, TX.
Charlotte has a BS in Nursing and master’s in Public Health. She was co-founder of Missions for Central America and facilitated medical mission trips twice a year throughout the 1980’s. She helped develop a clinic for the homeless in Oklahoma City and was later clinic coordinator for Southeast Area Health Center, a clinic that provided health care for low income individuals. She spent 30 years in community health nursing and taught at Northeast Texas Community College for 10 years. She is a certified disaster chaplain and has been deployed to numerous disaster areas since 2013.