Lucille Nolen Lofton, 86, of Crystal Springs, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2008.
Services were held Saturday, Sept. 6, from Miller Springs M. B. Church, Crystal Springs, with Pastor Albert Williams, Sr., officiating. Interment was in the church cemetery with Westhaven Memorial Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Mrs. Lofton was born Oct. 24, 1921 to George and Sarah Fuller Nolen in Hinds County. She was married to Lige Lofton, Sr., and they had 12 children.
Survivors include: daughters, Zubie (James) Adams, Sarah (Premer) Powell III, and Artice Funchess, all of Crystal Springs, Caroline (Charles) Caleb of Houston, TX, and Janice (Henry) White of Jackson; sons, Larry (Ruthie) Lofton, Kenneth (Cender) Lofton and Herbert Lofton, all of Crystal Springs, and Johnny (Cheryl) Lofton of Jackson; 45 grandchildren; and a host of great grandchildren and great great grandchildren; a very special grandson-in-law, Robert Brent, Sr. of Crystal Springs; and daughter-in-law, Roberta Williams of Gallman.