OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (KFOR) – The founder of Love’s Travel Stops, Tom Love passed away at the age of 85 on Tuesday.

He created the concept of travel stops when he sold self-serve gasoline and groceries in the same store in Guymon in 1972. He had already been in the gas station business for a while.

In the video above is a ‘Best of’ Is This a Great State or What featuring Tom and how he got his start.