Loisteen Farley, 76, was born September 11, 1945 in Enid, Mississippi to Nathan Jefferson and Cecil McCaster.
Loisteen, accepted Christ at an early age and was an active member, of 25 years at Genesis Missionary Baptist Church, where she served on the Usher Board and was a part of the Kitchen Committee.
As a young child, Loisteen worked in the cotton field and later in life, she was employed by Crown Zellerback until retiring. She was loved by all as a mother figure, never making anyone feel as if they were a stranger, always opening her home to EVERYONE.
Loisteen was a loving and kindhearted woman, never judging anyone that came into her presence. She would always greet you with, “Guess what? I love you”, expecting a response of, “I love you more”. She would always hug you and say, “That’s my line”. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren, they kept her young and smiling.
She departed this life on Friday, July 1, 2022 at her home, where she resided for 27 years. Her father, Nathan Jefferson; mother, Cecil Purnell; brothers, Jimmy Thomas, Nathan Jefferson Jr., Willie James Jefferson, Bobby Jefferson, Earnest Jefferson, and Leroy Jefferson; sisters, Sara Jefferson, Joyce Jefferson, Corina Brown, and Cora Lee; daughters; Denita Farley, and Monique Sallard ; son, Dentry “Den Den” Sallard; and son in-law, Michael Moore all preceded her in death.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Bobbie( Nathaniel) Eva Moore, Elaine Farley, Teresa Farley, Tyrone Farley, Ieasha Farley, Tobuddha Sallard, Tiara Wooden, Marino Sallard, and Justin Tatum (Shelia), and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren, and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives, church family, and friends.