Mrs. Loomis died following a long illness at 9:35 March 11, 2011 at her home in Princeton.
She was born May 19, 1946 in Caldwell County to the late William Weldon Tyrie and Alma Jackson Tyrie.
She was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Jessie Tell and Margie Patterson; and one brother, James “Pete” Tyrie.
Survivors include her husband, Richard Loomis; three brothers, Bill Tyrie of Buzzard Bay, Mass., Melvin Tyrie of Princeton and Marvin Tyrie of Grants Pass, Ore.; four sisters, Margaret Patterson of Princeton, Lottie Hammonds of Salineville, Ohio, Anna Helmick of Cumming, Ga. and Mary Lowery of Princeton; three sons, Rick Loomis of Lyon County, Rodney Loomis of Cadiz and Robert “Shorty” Loomis of Princeton; and three grandchildren, Lacee, Victoria and Tristian Loomis.