Services for James Mack Lofton Jr. were held Friday, June 7, 2013, at 11 a.m. from Canterbury United Methodist Church.

Burial follow in Southern Heritage Cemetery.

Mr. Lofton died Saturday, June 1, 2013.

He was preceded in death by his parents; James Mack Lofton Sr. and Ruth Sumrall Lofton; a brother, William Norwood Lofton; sons, James Mack Lofton III and Robert Murray Lofton and four grandchildren.

Mr. Lofton was a native of Philadelphia and was happily married to Mrs. Rose Sharp Lofton for 63 years.

He was a veteran in the U.S. Navy and graduate of Mississippi State University in the business school, class of 1951, where he as a member of Pi Kappa Alpha.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to the charity of your choice.