Born May 28, 1948, in Gideon, Mo., he was the son of the late Edward and Pearl Shelby Loughary.
Survivors include one son, Gregg Loughary; one sister, Denia Branscum, of Imperial, Mo.; two brothers, Melvin Loughary, of Walnut Ridge, Ark., and Elton Loughary, of Campbell, Mo., and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Vernon, Jerry, James, Hiram and George Loughary and two sisters, Jewell Rackley and Margaret Davis.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m., today, Tuesday, Aug. 5, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home in Malden, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 6, at the Bradshaw Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Melvin Loughary officiating.
Burial will follow in the Stanfield Cemetery at Clarkton, Mo.