He was retired from Franklin Corporation where he had held many jobs. He was a member of Shiloh Baptist Church but had attended First Baptist in Houlka with his family. He enjoyed bird hunting, fishing, watching sports and playing dominoes. He was a member of the Houlka Lions Club.
Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 20 at the First Baptist Church in Houlka with Rev. David Blackwell and Rev. Jonathan Childress officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Houlka.
He is survived by his children, Terri Turner (Garry) of Houlka, Loyd Warren, Jr. (Alisha) of Houlka, Roger Warren (Chandra) of Houlka; his 14 grandchildren, Natalie Mirtich (John), Tanna Coleman (Jeremy), Gerren Turner (Stephanie), Mallori Williams, Hannah Warren, Kennedy Warren, Ry Warren, Weston Warren, Bethany Warren, Bailey Warren, Sarah Green (Brent), Stephen Simmons, Chris Farley, Lauren Burgess (Lee); his 10 great grandchildren, Carter, Chloe, Colin, Abella, Max, Ava, Jase, Colby, Teagen, Ayden; his sisters-in-law, Jo Rowland (Stan) of New Albany, Grace Reeder Lyon (Bill) of New Albany; and his brother-in-law, Charlie Reeder of Tupelo.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Frank and Irene Warren Helms, his wife, Ellese Warren, and his brother, Kenneth Warren.
Pallbearers are Roger Griffin, Jerald Harmon, Mike Ford, Ken Warren, Jack Hurst, George Bailey, Gary Reeder and Randy Reeder.
Visitation is Tuesday, at the First Baptist Church in Houlka from 5 until 8 p.m.
Friends and family may sign the online register book at houstonfuneralhomems.com.