Mary Kathryn “Cutie” (Andis) Loftis was born September 3, 1936 in Lone Oak, Oklahoma to JB and Annie Mae (Howard) Andis and went home to be with her Lord and Savior on January 14, 2013 in Durant, Oklahoma at the age of 76.
Mary Kathryn a lifelong resident of Bryan County graduated from Blue High School and later married Wayne C. Loftis on November 24, 1955 in Durant, Oklahoma. She worked as a Teacher’s Aide at Blue and was a dedicated member of Western Meadows Baptist Church and she dearly loved taking care of her grandkids.
Mary Kathryn was preceded in death by her parents and sisters Natoma Hooper and Lawanda Heil.
Mary Kathryn is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 57 years Wayne C. Loftis of the home; children Kathy Oden and husband Mike of Bokchito, Eric Loftis and wife LaRhonda of Bokchito and Shawn Allmon and husband Bobby of Bokchito; grandchildren Kari Nguyen and husband Bao of Calera, Sasha Barfield and husband Jay of Bennington, Amanda Richards and husband John of Durant, Danielle Washington of Bokchito, Brandi Loftis of Bokchito, Bailey Allmon of Bokchito, Kelsey Allmon of Bokchito and Tori Allmon of Bokchito; sisters Kay Miller of Duncan, June Devereaux of Durant, Shelba Hammond of Utica, Melba Graham of Durant and Virginia Hanson of Mesquite, TX; brother CB Andis of Durant and many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Mary Kathryn’s life will be held at 10:00 AM Friday, January 18, 2013 at Brown’s Funeral Service Chapel. Terrell Suggs will officiate. Interment will follow in Highland Cemetery with Jay Barfield, Bao Nguyen, John Richards, Corey Prentice, Mike Oden and Bobby Allmon serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home on Thursday evening from 6-8 PM. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.brownsfuneralservice.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Brown’s Funeral Service, Durant.