- Last Updated on 12:00 AM 10/09/09
Stanford Anderson Loftis, 81, of 3105 Mt. Carmel Road, Alton died October 8, 2009 at his home.
Mr. Loftis was born in Halifax County on May 8, 1928, the son of the late Aubrey O. Loftis and the late Dorothy Ramsey Loftis. He was a member of Olive Branch United Methodist Church, was in the Marine Corps and was a retired farmer.
Survivors include one sister, Nelda L. Ingram of South Boston; one brother, Stuart Loftis of South Boston; three nephews, Wesley Whitlow, Curtis G. ‘Buddy’ Loftis Jr. and Stanley Loftis; three nieces, Christy Bomar, Gayle Loftis-Andretta and Paige Wood; numerous great nieces and great nephews.
In addition to his parents, two brothers, Curtis G. and Russell C. Loftis; one niece, Deborah W. Crews; and one nephew, Eddie Loftis, also preceded him in death.
Graveside services for Mr. Loftis will be held Oct. 10 at 2 p.m. at Olive Branch UMC Cemetery with the Rev. Bob Woodfin officiating.
The family is receiving friends at the home.
Those wishing to give memorials are asked to consider Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Avenue, South Boston.
Online condolences may be made at www.brooksfhinc.com