Eugene Logsdon, 88, of Belleville, IL, born Monday, May 30, 1921, in Broughton, Illinois, died Saturday November 21, 2009 at Four Fountains Nursing Home, Belleville, IL.
Mr. Logsdon worked as a Butcher for Swift & Co. for 28 years and a Custodian for Emge Ellis School District #175 for 16 years. He was a member of Winstanley Baptist Church (Paul Sunday School class) and a member of the American Legion.
He is preceded in death by:
He is survived by:
- Wife: Verla nee Cawvey Logsdon
- whom he married on Oct. 8, 1946 and who died Oct. 26, 2007
- Parents: Lowell W. and Ada nee Shasteen Logsdon
- Brother: Cloyd Logsdon
- Helen English Payne
- Gladys Johnson
- Alice Johnson Brightwell
- Josie Murry
Memorials: Memorials may be made to Winstanley Baptist Church or Charles Gardens.
- Phyllis (Marshall) Field of Columbia, MO
- Betsy (Kevin) Middleton of Troy, IL
- Karen Logsdon of Belleville, IL
- Carol (Kevin) Murphy of Ballwin, MO
- Rebecca (Steven) Field Kincheloe
- Matthew (Cynthia) Field
- Zach (Bethany) Middleton
- Kelly Middleton
- Abby Middleton
- Erin Murphy
- Kyle Murphy
- Great Grandchildren
- Caleb Kinchloe
- Jacob Kinchloe
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 8pm on Monday, November 23, 2009 at Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2:30pm on Tuesday, November 24, 2009 at Kurrus Funeral Home, with Dr. Steve Phillips officiating. Interment will follow at Lake View Memorial Gardens, Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208.