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LOGSDON, Ellen Lucile (Compton)

Monday, December 27, 2004

Logsdon, Ellen Lucile -- Ellen Lucile passed away on December 27, 2004.

She was born November 24, 1915 at Gracemont, Oklahoma to John P. and Lillian L. (Prater) Compton.

She married F. Dale Logsdon April 17, 1938 in Anadarko, Oklahoma.

She attended Oklahoma College for Women in Chickasha and graduated from Central State Teachers College in Edmond in 1937.

She taught school in Grady and Jackson Counties and Anchorage, Alaska.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband and son, Michael.

She was a member of the Oklahoma City Chapter of D.A.R. and Jefferson Davis Chapter of U.D.C. She was a member of All Souls Episcopal Church.

She is survived by three grandchildren, Jonathan Michael Logsdon, Jr., Melody Dyan Barton, Phillip Dale Logsdon and eleven great grandchildren.

Services are scheduled for 10:00 A.M. Friday, December 31, 2004 at the All Souls, Episcopal Church Chapel, 63rd and Pennsylvania. Interment will follow at Gracemont Cemetery, Gracemont, Oklahoma.