Franklin D. Logan Mexia, Texas Obituary

Franklin D. Logan

<p>Franklin &ldquo;Frank&rdquo; D. Logan, 78, of Mexia, passed away on September 10, 2021 at his home, surrounded by his loving family.&nbsp;</p> <p>Frank was born August 28, 1943 in Groesbeck, Texas to Thomas Landon and Ruby Helen (Nichols) Logan. After high school, he received a Masters Degree in Education.&nbsp; In addition to teaching and working at the Mexia State School, he was a Farmer/Rancher, something he thoroughly enjoyed.&nbsp; His favorite place, to be, was at his ranch riding the mule around looking at the livestock and sitting in his lawn chair underneath the big oak tree.</p> <p>Frank loved his family and the Lord.&nbsp; His children, grandchildren and great grandchildren always knew if they needed anything, all they had to do was call him.&nbsp; His life revolved around his family.&nbsp; Frank was also a friend to many. &nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Ruby Logan; sons, Franklin D. Logan, Jr. and Jason Dee Logan; brother, Landon Gene Logan; and sister, Reba Faye Galbreath.</p> <p>Frank is survived by his three daughters, Laurie Simmons and husband, Walter of Groesbeck, Donna Good and husband, David of Mexia, and Wendy Hileman and husband, Richard of Mexia; grandchildren, Chase Simmons, Kerri Simmons, Miranda Jones, Hillary Adams, Hailey Heller, Landry Heller, Rowdy Good, Heather Hileman, Kestyn Webster, Shelby Hileman, and Brittany Tull; 19 great-grandchildren; sisters, Mary Staley of Valley Mills and Rita Holton of Waco; and numerous nieces and nephews.</p> <p>&ldquo;To all our friends and family, we will be planning a private outdoor family memorial for our Daddy, Frank Logan.&nbsp; At this time, we don&rsquo;t feel that Daddy would want the people who cared about him and who he loved to endanger their lives by having a gathering with lots of people who could be asymptomatic. &nbsp;Please take precautions and stay safe.&nbsp; This is affecting almost every family.&nbsp; Daddy would be upset about anyone wasting money on flowers, anyway, so please send donations to your favorite charity or put a little extra in the offering plate at your church in his memory instead.&nbsp; Thank you for understanding and God bless.&nbsp; Daddy is finally where he&rsquo;s worked his whole life to get to.&rdquo;</p> <p>&ldquo;Praise Jesus, Daddy never had to experience Covid.&rdquo; &nbsp;</p>
August 28, 1943 - September 10, 202108/28/194309/10/2021
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