Colonial Funeral Home

323 2nd Street, Columbia, MS


Mike Loftin

January 18, 1954March 23, 2020

Mike Loftin, age 66 of Columbia, MS passed away Monday, March 23, 2020 at Merit Health Wesley in Hattiesburg, MS. Mike served in the US Air Force and was employed for 32 years with various oil field companies including Tetra Petroleum. He was currently employed as a security officer at Columbia Academy and a member of Foxworth First Baptist Church. Mr. Loftin was preceded in death by his parents, Howard Loftin and Eloise Langston Loftin; and brother, Stephen Loftin. He is survived by his wife, Janet Moore Loftin of Columbia; a son, Jonathan Loftin and wife, Rebecca of Clinton, MS; a sister, Judy Pachmayr and husband, Jim of Columbia; brother, Mark Loftin and his wife, Belinda of Varnado, LA; four grandchildren, Bre Loftin, Allie Loftin, Nichole Creel, and Colby Creel; and a great-grandson, Liam Creel.

Memorial service information will be announced at a later date due to the current situation with COVID-19.


  • Howard Guy Loftin, Father (deceased)
  • Eloise Langston Loftin, Mother (deceased)
  • Stephen Loftin, Brother (deceased)
  • Janet Moore Loftin, Wife
  • Jonathan Loftin (Rebecca), Son
  • Judy Pachmayr (Jim), Sister
  • Mark Loftin (Belinda), Brother
  • Bre Loftin, Grandchild
  • Allie Loftin, Grandchild
  • Nichole Creel, Grandchild
  • Colby Creel, Grandchild
  • Liam Creel, Great Grandchild


No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Kenny Peavey

March 28, 2020

Mike was a wonderful person and a friend. He always brought smiles and happiness to everyone that was around him. Wanda and I have always loved Mike and Janet and their families. God bless all of you is our prayer!

Beverly Seal

March 26, 2020

Mike will always be remembered for his kind heart and loving personality!! Always a smile and laugh, the joy of the Lord always shown through! My thoughts and prayers are with you Janet, and the rest of the family! 🙏🙏

Tawana Herring

March 26, 2020

Mike was such a kind hearted man. He was loved by all the students at Columbia Academy. We all will miss him. Praying for Janet and family.