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James "Jim" W. Logsdon

December 19, 2019

Obituary

James “Jim” W. Logsdon, 83, of Franklin, Indiana entered into rest on Thursday, December 19, 2019 in Franklin, Indiana.

Jim was born on Monday, October 19, 1936 to the late Virgil Logsdon and Lucy Jane (Reynolds) Logsdon. On Wednesday, July 29, 1964, Jim married the love of his life, Edna Brown.

Jim was a proud farmer for many years in Shelby county, Indiana. He was interested in tractors, especially old tractors and John Deere. He enjoyed many things such as; playing cards, working word search puzzles, and watching Nascar. He loved family gatherings and was always there to lend a helping hand.

Survivors include is wife, Edna Logsdon; children, James (Shelia) Logsdon Jr. of Bargersville, Sandra (Troy) Jolliff of St. Paul; sisters, Martha (Kenny) Bayliss of Franklin, Zelma (Leo) Grubbs of Whiteland; brother, Noah (Gaye) Logsdon of Franklin; grandchildren, Ashley Eldridge, Ryan Logsdon, Matthew Logsdon, Melissa Logsdon, Britany Lynn, Lucyanna Scoggins; great grandchildren, Brooklyn Spurlock, Kennedy Eldridge, Brentley Lynn, Zoey Logsdon, and Evie Logsdon.

Jim was preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Lucy Logsdon; daughter, Bobbie Jo Nehez; and brother, Kenneth Logsdon. 

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Monday, December 23, 2019 at the Jessen Funeral Home ~ Franklin Chapel. Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 22, 2019 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM at the Franklin Chapel. Burial will follow funeral services on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Second Mount Pleasant Cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home ~ Franklin Chapel

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
December 22, 2019

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Jessen Funeral home - Franklin Chapel
197 E. Jefferson St
Franklin, IN 46131

Funeral Service
Monday
December 23, 2019

7:00 PM
Jessen Funeral home - Franklin Chapel
197 E. Jefferson St
Franklin, IN 46131

Interment following funeral service
Monday
December 23, 2019