Daily Progress, Jacksonville, TX

December 5, 2013

Alta Faye Loftin Miles


Jacksonville Daily Progress

Pierce's Chapel — Funeral services for Alta Faye Loftin Miles, age 80, of Pierce’s Chapel are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, December 6, 2013 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville with Pastor Mike Williams and James Pike officiating. Burial will be at Pierce’s Chapel Cemetery.

Mrs. Miles passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013 in Jacksonville.

She worked for Rusk State Hospital in food service.

She is preceded in death her husband, C.B. (Dick) Miles; parents, Edward and Josephine Loftin; sisters, Ruby and Retha Sanders; two infant sons, Stillman Ray and Charles Kent Miles.

Survivors include her daughters, Linda Miles Pittillo and husband Jerry of Pierce’s Chapel, Sheila Miles White and husband Jack of Rusk, Kim Miles Pike and husband James of Pierce’s Chapel; son, Brandon Miles and wife Michelle of Pierce’s Chapel; grandchildren, Miles Pike and wife Martha, Benjamin Miles, and Morgan Miles.

Pallbearers will be James Pike, Miles Pike, Martha Pike, Benjamin Miles, Jack White, and John Pike.

Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, December 5, 2013 at Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.

The family would like to thank Senior Care Nursing Staff and Heart to Heart Hospice Staff for their dedicated care to our loved one.

Rather than customary condolences, memorials may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice Foundation at 1402 Rice Rd. Suite 100, Tyler, Texas 75703.


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