Loftin family reunion held in Delhi
On September 20, sitting under the shade of an old pecan tree, the descendants of William Washington Loftin met for their fourth family reunion.
Bill and Marilyn Loftin of Delhi, opened their home to 37 family members who came from Mississippi, South Carolina and Louisiana.
The family enjoyed a noonday meal of barbeque chicken and ham, prepared by the Bill Loftin family. Baked beans, squash dressing, corn casseroles, salads, deviled eggs, cream peas, butter peas, chicken spaghetti, egg plant casserole and several different desserts were supplied by other family members.
Relaxing after such a wonderful meal, the family members shared family pictures and information about their families.
Those attending were: Bill and Marilyn Loftin; Daniel, Jackson and Lillian Loftin Greer; Billy and Justin Beam; Audrey Loftin DeLee; Frances Loftin Thrasher; John, Frances Ann, John IV, and Kim Thrasher Madden; Allison Loftin and friend, Greg Thompson; Joe and Margarett Loftin Blackwell; Ricky, Debbie and Griffin Loftin ; Cade and Renee Loftin Bush; Jean Loftin Thomas; Dot Loftin Pickett; Jack and Bennette McDowell Daniel; Leland Brewer; Joan Loftin; Jesse and Meagan Hatten; Lori and Rachel Williams; John and Sylvia Loftin; Lila Loftin Gebhardt; and Bud and Cindy Loftin.
Everyone enjoyed the day and are looking forward to next year’s Loftin Reunion which will be on September 19, 2009.