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Golfers make homes on St. Simons Island

...winner on the PGA Tour, is at home on this idyllic island on the southern Georgia coast.He really had no choice. Davis Love Jr., a former PGA Tour player, moved the family to St. Simons Island in 1969, when Davis III was 4, and he never...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/golfers-make-homes-st-simons-island
Teaching a big part of pro's game

...Claude Harmon. On Saturday, Lumpkin will join friends (Davis Love Jr.), student (Davis Love III) and family (brother-in-law...introduced in 1976 to the Golf Digest teaching schools by Davis Love Jr., and he became a full-time teacher in 1979. In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/11/mic_179983.shtml
Scott Michaux | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Inductee made most of trip

...Jack B. Key Jr., Mary Dorothy Kirby, Martha Kirouac, George Kozelnicky, Emory Lee, Nancy Lopez, Lyn Lott, Davis Love Jr., Davis Love III, Ceil Maclaurin, Hobart Manley Jr., Palmer Maples Jr., Billy McWilliams, Steve Melnyk, Larry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/01/07/gol_111621.shtml
Golf | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Former Augustan plans PGA Tour retirement

...to the tour headquarters in Ponte Vedra Beach, Davison first worked as an assistant pro at Atlanta Country Club for Davis Love Jr., followed by a stint at Oak Hill Country Club for Jack Lumpkin. Then he worked as a teaching pro for two years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/10/wes_434024.shtml
David Westin | Augusta National Golf Club
Love returns to tour after brother-in-law's suicide

...and a good manager." It's the second family tragedy for Love. He was 24 when his father, popular teaching pro Davis Love Jr., died in a 1988 plane crash. Love, who has won three times this year and is No. 1 on the PGA Tour money, had...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/05/gol_377564.shtml
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Love III to be Hall of Fame inductee

...Riverfront Hotel Augusta. The Sea Island, Ga., resident will join his late father as a member of the hall of fame. Davis Love Jr., a well-known teaching professional, was inducted in 1991. William Ploeger of Columbus and the late Gene Dahlbender...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/27/gol_302496.shtml
Golf | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Pedigree was never the question for Love

...at Augusta five days earlier. Davis Love Jr. would go on from there to teach...those disappointments as well. Davis Love Jr. died in a plane crash in 1988...something much more practical that Davis Love Jr. imparted to his son that decided...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/18/oth_213153.shtml
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Love III provides ultimate sentiment

...Golf Hall of Fame. "It's big for Jack," Love said of Lumpkin, who was a close friend of Love's late father, Davis Love Jr., and has been Love's instructor since 1991. "I realize how important Jack has been to golf in the state and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/13/gol_180269.shtml
Golf | Augusta National Golf Club | Georgia Golf Hall of Fame Botanical Gardens
Augusta native excelled in 1953 on junior circuit

...of three national junior events in 1953, had a strong field that included future PGA Tour players Johnny Pott and Davis Love Jr., the father of PGA Tour star Davis Love III. Raines was in some exclusive company. Former winners of the tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/23/gol_385719.shtml
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Love family endures tragedy

...course-design business. It's the second family tragedy for Love. He was 24 when his father, popular teaching pro Davis Love Jr., died in a 1988 plane crash. "Right now, Davis' main goal is to take care of the family," his agent, Mac...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/04/gol_377469.shtml
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