Ernest Lofton

Friday, July 1, 2016

DEXTER, Mo. -- Ernest Lofton, 98, of Essex, Mo. died Tuesday, June 28, 2016 in his home.

Visitation will be after 11 a.m., Tuesday, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter. Funeral services will follow at noon Tuesday in the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter, with Rev. Mack of Cairo, Ill. and Rev. Amos Hampton of Sikeston, officiating.

Burial will follow in the Missouri Veteran's Cemetery in Bloomfield with full military honors.

Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences: www.watkinsfuneralhome.com