|Birth: ||Aug. 3, 1910|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 1980|
His father was Samuel M. Lofton 12 Mar 1868- 3 Dec 1929 buried at New River Church Cem. Tift Co., Ga) and Maude Bannon Lofton.
Obit- Tifton Gazette, Jan 21, 1980
Mr. Lofton Dies; Rites Wednesday
Funeral services for Emory Preston Lofton of Tifton Nursing home, who died Sunday, will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m at Northside Baptist Church.
The Rev. Stephen N. Johnson will officiate, with burial in Oakridge Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Masons, with full Mason graveside rites to be conferred.
Born Aug. 3, 1910. Mr. Lofton was a retired salesman, a member of Northside Baptist Church, a Mason, a Shriner and a member of Woodman of the World. He hd lived in Tift County since 1935 and was the widower of Annie Louise Poole Lofton, who died Sept. 24, 1973.
Survivors include two sons, Emory Cody Lofton of Escondido, CA and John Preston Lofton of Hulbert Air Force Base, Fla; and four grandchildren.
The body will lie in state at Bowen-Donaldson Home for Funerals.
Annie Sylvester Poole Lofton (1908 - 1973)*
Emory Cody Lofton (1937 - 2013)*
John Preston Lofton (1945 - 2010)*
Oak Ridge Cemetery
Created by: C Bozeman
Record added: Mar 25, 2011
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