Alph Loftin


Alph Glen “Runt” Loftin, 95, of Burkeville, passed away Sunday, January 2, 2022. 

Graveside service was Tuesday, January 11 at Holland Cemetery in Kountze under the direction of Broussard’s Mortuary in Silsbee. 

Born in Saratoga to Mamie Belle and Oscar Loftin, he was a United States Army World War II veteran. He retired from The Sun Oil Company in 1985 with 37 years of service. 

Survivors include his wife of 74 years, Nell Loftin; children, Chris Makin of Stowell, Mackie Zeringue of Cleveland, Patricia Christopher and husband Brent of Lumberton, and Tuffy Loftin and wife Anette of Centerville; siblings, Judson Loftin and wife Sarah of Buna, T.J. Loftin and wife Cheryle of Buffalo, Bella Bell and husband Doug of Colmesneil, and Mamie Joyce Joiner of Hull; and eight grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.