Funeral    services    for    Mrs. Cora Haney Loftis,  73,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,  will  be  held  at  1  P.M. on Saturday,
May 16, 2009, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home
in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial  will  follow  in  the Byers Cemetery in
the Center Grove community of Jackson County, TN.

The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Thursday  from  5  P.M. –
9 P.M., Friday  from  5 P.M. – 9 P.M.,  and  Saturday  from  11
A.M. until time of services.

Mrs. Loftis   passed   away   on   Monday,  May  11, 2009, at
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
  
She was born June 25, 1935, in Jackson County, TN,  to  the
late  
Troy B.  and  Lina Mayberry Haney.   On  June 19, 1953,
she was married to
Joe R. Loftis,  who  survives.    She  was  a
homemaker,   and   a   member  of  the  McCoinsville  Church of
Christ.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in  death  by  
3
Sons:
Randolph Loftis,  and  infants Rickie and Donnie Loftis; 1
Grandchild:
Mitchell Grover; 2 Brothers: K.B. Haney and Troy
Haney, Jr.; and
1 Sister: Vena Cantrell.

Survivors     include     her     
Husband:     Joe  R.  Loftis   of
Gainesboro, TN;    
2   Sons:  Tim (Terri) Loftis of Carthage, TN,
and   Stephen (Tricia) Loftis  of  Cookeville,  TN;  
3 Daughters:
Patricia (Thomas) Parks of Cookeville, TN,   Pam (Victor) Svolto
of Deltona, FL, and Kathy (Carl, Jr.) Grover  of  Decatur,  AL;  
1
Brother:   
Charles (Sherry) Haney    of    Gainesboro,    TN;   3
Sisters:
   Marie Johnson    and    M.B. (Ted) Ragland,    all   of
Gainesboro, TN,   and   I.V. (Louis) Byers  of Cookeville, TN;
12
Grandchildren:
  Apryl Hall,  Robby Parks,  Jason Loftis,  Ryan
Svolto,   Joseph   Svolto,    Marshall   Grover,     Jada   Padgett,
Mackenzie Grover,   Brooklyn Loftis,   Cruz Loftis,  Blaine Loftis,
and   Carson Loftis;    and    
6  Great-Grandchildren: Isabella,
Adriana,   and  Logan Svolto, Haley Parks, Tucker Padgett, and
Katherine Hall.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson  and  Bro. Jerry Cherry  will  officiate at
the services.

Memorial donations may be made to  the  Vanderbilt  Ronald
McDonald House by contacting the funeral home.
© 2009 Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home