Frances Mildred LoganJune 11th, 2019
Frances Mildred Logan, 99, of Middletown, passed away Friday, June 7, 2019 at The Neighborhoods by Tiger Place in Columbia, Missouri. Mrs. Logan was born November 23, 1919 in Wellsville, Missouri, a daughter of Buford Merritt "Dick" and Lula Bell (Burgess) Noel. She was a graduate of 1937 graduate of Wellsville High School. Frances then attended and graduated from Sanford Brown Business College in St. Louis, Missouri. Frances M. Noel and Samuel Wayne Logan were married in St. Louis on September 2, 1941, sharing over 69 wonderful years together. They continued to live in St. Louis for six more years. During this time, while Wayne was in the Navy, Frances worked in the Office of the War Department in St. Louis and the General Accounting Office in St. Louis. They moved to Middletown in July, 1947. Frances later worked in the Montgomery County Department of Family Services in Montgomery City for 16 years. Throughout their married life, the Logan's traveled extensively having been to all 50 states as well as Canda and Mexico. During 27 years of retirement they maintained and enjoyed a winter home in Port Charlotte, Florida. Frances was a member of Middletown Baptist Church and attended this church for more than sixty years where she served as Sunday School teacher, Song Leader and sang in the choir. She was also a member of WMU (Women's Missionary Union). She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Wayne Logan on October 2, 2010; parents and one brother and his wife, Richard Lee and Lois Noel. Frances is survived by a son, Vincent Noel (Helen) Logan, of Fulton; a daughter, Betty Kay Logan (Larry) Bishop, of Hallsville; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, Melissa (Rob) Lin, Sydney and Mackenzie, of Sacramento, Matthew (Leah) Logan and Lillie Jane, of Pleasant Hill, Timothy (Kathy) Bishop, Logan and Leyton, of Hartsburg and Nicholas Bishop, of Columbia; in addition to several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, June 11, at the Middletown Baptist Church. Rev. Dick Hinson will officiate. Serving as organist will be Mary Thomas. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service, Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery in Middletown, Missouri. Serving as pallbearers will be Nick Bishop, Tim Bishop, Matt Logan, Fred Hagemier, Clifford Hobbs and Lynn Steele. Honorary pallbearers will be Harold Chandler, Al Emily and Carroll Lemasters. Memorial contributions are suggested to Middletown Baptist Church, Middletown Community Center or the charity of the contributor's choice c/o Myers Funeral Home, 203 East Bates Street, Wellsville, MO 63384. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at www.myersfuneralhome.biz.