Helen Loftis McDaniel went to meet her Lord and Savior on April 8, 2017. Helen was born November 19, 1933 in Brayden, OK to Samuel B. and Ruby E. Atchison.
After retiring from the Muskogee Police Department, Helen resided in Colbert, OK where she enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Helen loved the Lord and attended York Street Christian Church in Muskogee and The Lighthouse Church of Colbert, OK. Following the passing of her husband she relocated to Texas to be near her daughters.
Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Doyl McDaniel; and her son, Glenn Loftis. She is survived by two daughters, Gwen Downs and husband, Mike, Laura Bathgate and husband, David; four grandchildren, Melissa Rush Peper, Aaron Loftis, Sage Bathgate, Tate Bathgate; seven great-grandchildren, and four great great-grandchildren. Also, surviving are her sister, Juanita McDaniel and husband, Junior; brothers, Arnold and wife, Patricia, and Sam (Mack) Atchison; as well as several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at Lescher-Millsap Funeral Home Chapel, Muskogee, OK at 1:00 pm on April 24, 2017.
In lieu of flowers you may donate to the Salvation Army in memory of her son, Glenn Loftis.
Published on  April 21, 2017