Allen Belt Loftis, husband of Nancy Clark Loftis, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019, at the age of 75. 

Born in Halifax County on Dec. 3, 1943, he was the son of the late Andrew Belt Loftis and the late Virginia Solomon Loftis.

Allen was a lifetime member of Cluster Springs Volunteer Fire Department, a member of Virginia National Guard and a member of Black Walnut Baptist Church. He was retired from ABB as a manufacturing associate.

In addition to his wife, Nancy, he leaves behind to cherish his memories a daughter, Sherry Owen, and husband Kenneth of South Boston; grandchildren Jessica O. Jones and husband John of South Boston and Jennifer Owen of South Boston. 

A Celebration of Life will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at Brooks Lyon Betty B. Jones Chapel with the Rev. Dan Ward officiating.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2019, at Brooks Lyon Funeral Home from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and other times at the home of his daughter, Sherry and Kenneth Owen.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at

The family requests those wishing to give memorials consider Cluster Springs Volunteer Fire Department, P. O. Box 110, Cluster Springs, VA 24535.

The family is being served by Brooks Lyon Funeral and Cremation Services, South Boston.