YOUNGSTOWN – A funeral service celebrating the life of Rev. Harold R. Logan Jr. will be held on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 11 a.m. at the Elizabeth Baptist Church.
Rev. Logan was born July 11, 1939, in Warren, Ohio (Trumbull County) a son of Harold T. and Georgia Hall Logan Sr.
He retired from Federal Wholesale in 2000, after 45 years of service. He was also formerly employed with Kaleel Brothers Trucking Company. He was a graduate of the Baptist Theological Institute in Youngstown, Ohio.
Rev. Logan was the current Pastor of the Beulah Baptist Church, where he had been serving since June 30, 1998. Under his leadership, the church was well known for its food giveaway program. In addition to his pastoral duties, he helped organize the Community of Faith Credit Union, where he also served as its Chaplain. He was Chaplain of the Baptist Pastors’ Council, an active member of the Interdenominational Ministerial Alliance, and a member of the Shenango Valley District Baptist Association.
Rev. Logan enjoyed helping his community and working with the Board of Education.
He leaves to cherish his memory, his loving wife, Brenda Traylor Logan, whom he married Oct. 5, 1974; a son, Andre Logan of Richmond, Va.; three daughters, Kim Logan of Richmond, Krisla Logan-Wiley of Columbus, Ohio and Tonya Traylor of Streetsboro, OH; a brother, George (Bonnie) Logan of Warren; two sisters, Janice Logan-Freeman of Columbus and Delores Logan of Warren; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a host of dear relatives and close friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Kevin Logan; and a brother, Charles King.
Friends may call Tuesday from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Washington Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday morning, one hour prior to services at the church.
Interment will be at Tod Homestead Cemetery.
Ministry of comfort provided by the J. E. Washington Funeral Services.