Funeral services for Mr. Roger Loftis, 69, of Cookeville,
Tennessee, will be held at 2 P.M. on Wednesday, February 5,
2014, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Dodson Branch
Cemetery in the Dodson Branch community of Jackson County,
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 11 A.M.
until time of services.
He passed away on Sunday, February 2, 2014, at Overton
County Nursing Home in Livingston, TN.
He was born February 21, 1944, in Jackson County, TN, to
the late John P. Loftis and America Ramsey Loftis. On
December 31, 1969, he was married to Irene Loftis, who
survives. He was a maintenance supervisor, and a member of
the Dodson Branch Freewill Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 1
Son: Jeffrey Loftis; 1 Granddaughter: Marissa Farmer;
numerous Brothers, including Melvin Loftis; and numerous
Sisters, including Reba Rayhorne and Gladys Zuanella.
Survivors include his Wife: Irene Loftis of Cookeville, TN; 3
Sons: Anthony (Patty) Loftis of Cookeville, TN, Carl Daniel
(Brenda) Call of Gainesboro, TN, and Jimmy (Teresa) Call of
Cameron, OK; 2 Daughters: Judy Call of Panama, OK, and
Karen Loftis of Memphis, TN; Grandchildren: Ashley Broome,
Blake Call, Jeremy Call, Christopher Call, Josh Call, Whitney
Call, Roy King, Kayla Loftis, Andrew Loftis, Ethan Williams,
Kelsee Williams, and Macee Williams; Great Grandchildren:
Case Call, Brock Call, and Zaylin Williams; and 1 Brother: Joe
(Donna) Loftis of Gainesboro, TN. Several nieces, nephews,
other relatives, and friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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