Reverend Dr. Loyal Edward Featherstone was born on January 31, 1950, the fifth of eight children. He passed away on Monday, April 27, 2020.
Reverend Featherstone was a graduate of Melrose High School, Memphis State University (now the University of Memphis) and the Memphis Theological Seminary. He was a successful businessman, land developer, home builder and real estate broker with The Peyton Co., Inc., REALTORS®. A longtime member of MAAR, Loyal became a REALTOR® Emeritus designee in 2018.
He is survived by Rowena, his wife of 40 years; two children; one daughter-in-law; three granddaughters; two brothers; two sisters and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
Visitation will be held at M. J. Edwards Funeral Home on May 5 at 2:30–4 p.m. followed by a private interment service on May 6.