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April 15, 2013

Fannie ‘Elmira’ Logan

Athens — ATHENS-Funeral services for Fannie “Elmira” Logan, 66, Athens are scheduled for 10 a.m., Wednesday, April 17, 2013 at Cross Roads Baptist Church with the Rev. Frank Upchurch and Chaplain Victor Willman officiating. Burial will follow in Judson Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home.

Mrs. Logan passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013 in Cayuga.

She was born in Hunt County to the late Wesley Clayton and Alice Ivirne Lawrence. She married Jerry Gene Logan on Nov. 16, 1963. She enjoyed flower gardens, fishing, reading and taking care of her dog, R. J. She loved all her family and friends, and turned no one away. She was an excellent cook and caretaker.  Mrs. Logan had a 3-year-long battle with cancer.

She was preceded in death by husband Jerry Gene Logan, brothers Delmer Lawrence, James Lee Lawrence and Elmer Lawrence.

Survivors include her children Jerry Glenn Logan and wife Christina, Gun Barrel City, Dana Logan and Nick Hall, Cross Roads, Stacie Jean Ross and husband Darrell, Cayuga; grandchildren David Logan and wife Misty, Trinidad, Justin Logan and wife Katie, Mexia, Jeremy Logan and wife Melissa, Fairfield, Brittany Walker and husband Shelby, Cross Roads, Shelby Tucker, Brownsboro, Trinity Hall, Cross Roads, Matthew and Natalie Ross, Cayuga, Dalton Logan, Mabank, Hunter Strebeck and Hannah Harris, Gun Barrel City; great-grandchildren, Maison Logan, Mexia, Emily and Dalton Hill and Hayden Glenn Logan due in July, all of Fairfield, Conner Logan, Mexia, Kaleb Holt, Halye Logan and Mackenzie Logan, Trinidad and baby Walker due in November, Cross Roads; brothers Raymond Lawrence and wife Charolete, Clayton Lawrence, Grady Lawrence and wife Kim, sisters, Louise Pendleton, Iverne Allen and husband Melvin Lee; numerous nieces, nephews and frields that she dearly loved.

Pallbearers are Darrell Ross, Jerry Logan, Justin Logan, Jeremy Logan, Nick Hall and Shelby Walker.

The family would like to thank Dr. Maung OO and his staff and Dr. Ted Mettetal and his staff  for the care they provided. The family appreciates everyone’s thoughts and prayers during their mother’s care.

Visitation for family and friends will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home.

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