Funeral  services  for  Mr.  James  Loftis,  59,  of the Dodson
Branch  community  of  Jackson  County, TN, will  be  held at 11
A.M.  on  Monday,   June    22,  2015,    at    Anderson  -  Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home in Gainesboro, TN.  Burial will follow
in the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery in Cookeville, TN.

   The family will  receive  friends  on  Sunday  from  2  P.M. - 8
P.M. and on Monday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

   He passed away on Thursday, June 18, 2015, at  Cookeville
Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.

   He  was  born  January  8, 1956, in  Detroit,  MI,  to  the  late
Robert Loftis and Annie Loftis.   He was retired from Ford Motor
Company. He loved the Detroit Tigers, Lions, and Red Wings.

   In addition to his parents, he was preceded  in  death by  his
Maternal  Grandparents:  Troy B. and Maggie Hensley;  and his
Paternal Grandparents: Russell and Ethel Loftis.

   Survivors  include  1  Son:   Robert   (Melody)   Loftis,  Jr.  of
Taylor, MI;    1   Daughter:  Kristy (Mark) Duvall of Taylor, MI;  3
Grandchildren:   Andrew,   Jacob,   and   Emily; 2 Brothers: Earl
Loftis of  the  Dodson  Branch  community,  and  Jimmy Loftis of
Michigan;  and  3   Sisters:  Kathy   Justice  of  Woodhaven,  MI,
Margaret Loftis  of  the  Dodson  Branch  community, and Joyce
Olmeda of Taylor, MI.

   Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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