The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


December 3, 2013

Nicholas Loggins

— The funeral for Nicholas Hunter Loggins, 18, of Elkmont will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, at McConnell Funeral Home with Steve Dorning officiating. Burial will be in Athens City Cemetery.

Visitation is from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, at McConnell Funeral Home.

Nicholas passed away Saturday Nov. 30, 2013.

He was born Jan. 5, 1995, in Athens to Ted and Pamela Loggins. He was a youth wrestler since the age of 3 and won three youth state wrestling championships. Nick started flying at the age of 15. He received his flight training at Redstone Arsenal flight activity and was an experienced pilot. He received his private pilot license, at the age of 17. He washed his plane almost every day, and he left this life doing what he dearly loved to do.

Nick was an avid Alabama fan, and since the age of 4 attended the games with his grandparents. He lived life to the fullest and touched the hearts of a lot of people. He attended Friendship North United Methodist Church in Elkmont.

He was preceded in death by three grandparents, Jacqueline Westmoreland, Ruby and Leon Loggins.

Survivors include his father, Ted Loggins; mother, Pamela Westmoreland Loggins; one sister, Christine Loggins Beasley and husband John Clayton Beasley IV; grandfather, Dr. Frank G. Westmoreland Jr.; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

Pallbearers will be Greg Parnell, Nick Adams, Joseph “JOJO” Schifano, Clint Putman, Aaron McCormick and Joe Schifano.

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