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Sept. 25, 1938 - Jan. 12, 2007

MSgt. Retired Aaron Lewis Lofton, 68, 258 Edna Lane, died Friday at Wayne Memorial Hospital. He is survived by his wife, Katherine Lofton. He was the son of the late Jadie Perry and Hazel Simmons Lofton. Mr. Lofton was retired from the U.S. Air Force having served for 26 years including service in Vietnam. After retiring from the Air Force he worked at Cherry Hospital in Dietary Food Services. Mr. Lofton was a member of Sheppard's Chapel Church and SEANC.

Memorial services will be Wednesday at 8 p.m. in the chapel of Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home with full military honors. The Rev. Roland Braswell and the Rev. Gene Turner will be officiating the service. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service and immediately following the service.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Daryl Lofton of Perry, Ga.; a daughter, Gena Perez of San Antonio, TX; brothers, Norman Loftin and wife, Francis, of Charlotte and Glenn Lofton and wife, Linda, of Mount Croghan, S.C.; stepsons, Stephen Bradshaw and wife, Kim, of Goldsboro and Donnie Bradshaw of Fremont; six grandchildren.

A son, Michael Lofton preceded him in death.

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.


Published in Obituaries on January 16, 2007 2:18 PM