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Major Loftin Sr.

November 13, 1930 — November 6, 2020

Kings Mountain

Major William Loftin, Sr., 89, passed away at Wendover Hospice on Friday, November 6, 2020. He was born November 13, 1930 in Gaston County to the late Fred McCoy Loftin and Lenora Sims Loftin.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dessie Morrow Loftin.

Major was an avid Kings Mountain Mountaineer fan.

Left to cherish his memories are his sons, “Bill” Major William Loftin, Jr. (Becky) of Sterrett, Alabama and “Andy” Andrew Howard Loftin of Grover, NC; daughters, Victoria “Vickie” Loftin Rhyne (Randy) of Bessemer City and Lenora Jane “Janie” Loftin Dixon of Gastonia; 9 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter.

The family will receive friends at the home of Vickie Rhyne, 405 W Virginia Ave., Bessemer City.

Major will lie in state from 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM at Sisk-Butler Funeral Home on Monday, November 9, 2020.

Major’s graveside service will be held 3:00 PM on Monday, November 9, 2020 at Mountain Rest Cemetery with Bill Loftin officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hospice Cleveland County, 953 Wendover Heights Dr., Shelby, NC 28150

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Lie In State

Monday, November 9, 2020

1:30 - 2:30 pm (Eastern time)

Sisk - Butler Funeral and Cremation Services (Bessemer City)

730 Gastonia Hwy, Bessemer City, NC 28016

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Graveside Service

Monday, November 9, 2020

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

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