Austin J. Loftis, 84

Born June 19, 1928, in Sumner County, he is the son of the late Square and Dora Medlin Loftis. He retired from AVCO with 40 years of service and is a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Willie and Johnny Loftis and sister, Zora Dee Loftis.

He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Idelle Oliver Loftis; son Robert (Angie) Loftis of Murfreesboro; daughter Kathy (Kenny) Winfree of Arlington, TX; grandchildren Keith Winfree, Ryan Loftis and Jordan Burnette; great grandson Solain Burnette; and a brother Lloyd (Velma) Loftis of Gallatin.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME of Lebanon in charge of arrangements.