OBITUARY: Nora ‘Dean’ Logsdon


Nora “Dean” Logsdon, age 79, of Smyrna, TN passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2023 surrounded by her family.

She was born June 21, 1944 to the late Ima Jean Thoe.

She is survived by her husband, Anthony Logsdon; children, David Holder and Gerri Livingston (Jim); granddaughters, Jennifer Wilson (Ken) and Amy Clark; great-grandchildren, Alexis, Madison, Cameron, Emma, and Lucy; and her beloved yorkie, Mikeie.

Dean retired after many years of working in the operating room, assisting doctors at the Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro.

She enjoyed life and did it her way. She loved the outdoors, gardening, and working with her flowers, as well as traveling, going to the lake, and camping. She also enjoyed her family vacations, visits to the ocean, and riding her Harley Davidson with her husband. She was the best wife, mom, and Nanny anyone could ever ask for.

Visitation with the family will be Thursday, October 26, 2023 from 4:00-7:00 PM at Woodfin Chapel Smyrna with Rosary beginning at 7:00 PM. Funeral mass will be Friday, October 27, 2023 at 10:00 AM at St. Luke Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens with family and friends serving as pallbearers.


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