Calhoun City---Sheila Lofton Gann, 58, passed away at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Calhoun City on Monday, January 20, 2020. Born October 5, 1961, in Little Rock, AR, she was the daughter of the late Jerald Lofton and the late Joy Estelle Evans Lofton. Sheila graduated from Calhoun City High School in 1979, and was a member of Grace Southern Baptist Church. She was retired from All Steel Corporation in Verona where she served as as transportation manager for many years. On June 6, 1987, she married the love of her life, Tim Gann, they spent 25 wonderful years together until his passing in 2012. She was a sweet, nurturing woman by nature and always offered words of encouragement. Sheila never had children of her own, but loved spending time with all of her nieces and nephews. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
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Pryor Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family.
A funeral service celebrating her life will be held Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at 2:00pm at Pryor Funeral Home. There will also be a visitation on Wednesday at 12:00pm until service time at the funeral home. Rev. Randy Rhinehart will be officiating.
Interment will follow at Houston City Cemetery in Houston, MS.
Pallbearers will be Erick Lofton, Brandon Lofton, Wess Gann, Adam Lofton, Audie Branch, and Joey Fortner.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Micah Lofton, Jacob Lofton, and Robbie Abbott.
She leaves behind two brothers, Frankie Lofton and wife Debbie of Calhoun City and Tom Lofton and wife Tonya of Water Valley; nephews Brandon Lofton, Adam Lofton, Robbie Abbott, and Erick Lofton; nieces, Allie Branch, Brittany Shirley, and Ginny Kate Lofton; and great nieces and nephews, Jacob Lofton, Micah Lofton, Cooper Abbott, Jackson Shirley, Addy Shirley, Ana Branch, Laurie Branch, Maecy Branch, and Avery Lofton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and husband, Tim Gann.
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