Gwendolyn Cannon Loflin
Gwendolyn Cannon Loflin of Holden, LA, passed away surrounded by her family, Sunday, November 8, 2020 at the age of 68. She was born in Port Sulphur, LA on October 14, 1952. She was a graduate of Holden High School and retired from the Louisiana State Library. She was a lifelong resident of Holden, LA, and was an active member of the Holden Baptist Church. She was a dedicated wife and mother, enjoyed spending time with her family, and was never without a good book in her hand. She is preceded in death by her husband of 31 years, Douglas Loflin; her mother and father, Milburn and Joyce Cannon (Holden); and brother Richard C. Cannon (infant). She is survived by her son Marc Aydell (Dawn); sister, Milbur Stewart (Willis); granddaughters, Gabrielle Lucia and Claire Aydell; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and friends. Family and friends attended a visitation and funeral service at Holden Baptist Church on Saturday, November 14, 2020. Officiants: Pastors Alton Foster, Russell Hinson and Billy Johnson. Interment: Courtney Cemetery. Pallbearers: Warren Stewart, David Gordan, Scott Richardson, Charles “Bo” Cannon, Mark Cannon, and Brad Cannon; honorary pallbearers: Milford Richardson and William “Billy” Landrum. Church Funeral Services in Walker, LA, handled the arrangements.