Mabel Loftin Holley
Shreveport, LA- A funeral service in honor of Mabel Loftin Holley will take place at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Rose-Neath's Southside Chapel. Officiating will be Rev. Bonny Roy Loftin of Red River Parish. Graveside services will follow at Holley Springs Cemetery at 2:00 p.m. Visitation will be held at 11:00 a.m. prior to the services.
Mabel Loftin Holley, 93, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 28, 2013 in Shreveport, LA. She was born on November 2, 1919, in Red River Parish to Ike and Lizzie Loftin. She loved sewing and worked as a seamstress, and she worked at The Garment Factory for many years after moving to Shreveport.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, David Etson Holley. She was the last of seven siblings — two sisters and four brothers. She is survived by one sister-in-law, Gladys Loftin of Martin, LA, and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
The family requests that memorials be made to Holy Angels Residential Facility at 10450 Ellerbe Rd., Shreveport, LA 71106.
Published in Shreveport Times from June 30 to July 2, 2013