Donation information for Spurger family

By Daniel Elizondo

Accounts for the Loftin family that lost four children and all of their belongings in a mobile home fire, have been set up.

Parents Amanda and Jimmy Loftin lost four children ages 4-8 in a fire that destroyed the family’s mobile home in the early morning hours on Wednesday in Spurger.

The couple survived with their two youngest, 2-year-old daughter Kayan and 5-month-old son Thomas.

An account at Citizens State Bank in Spurger has been set up under Loftin, and a GoFundMe account has been setup online.

To donate on GoFundMe, log on to

Those wishing to donate clothing and items can take them to Spurger Elementary or the Tyler County Booster in Woodville.

The family needs:

- Kids sleepwear

- Socks and underwear for the parents (ladies size 10)

- Personal hygiene products: soap, deodorant, etc

- Toys for the kids - not a necessity, but anything to make them smile!

- Clothes for the parents: Large shirts for both, men's 34x32 pants and women's XL, shoes: men 11-12.5 and women's 7.5

- Items for Kayan (female): Size 4T, shoes size kids 7, diapers or pull-ups size 5.

- Items for Thomas (male): Size 12-month clothing, Size 3 diapers, wipes, and formula is Simalac Sensitive Birth - 12 months.

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