SHELBY - Howard Roger Logan, 68, of 411 Circle Drive West, went home to be with his Heavenly Father on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center in Shelby. He was a native of Shelby and the son of the late William and Ida Mae Hargro Logan.
Howard was a graduate of York Road High School in Charlotte. After graduating, he served in the United States Army
and was a veteran of the Vietnam War
. He was employed by Carolina Freight, where he worked for many years as a long haul truck driver. Howard loved to make people laugh and always extended kindness and generosity to both friends and strangers. He was a stubborn man but had a soft heart for the people who knew him.
In addition to his parents, Howard was preceded in death by his brother, Warren Logan.
He leaves behind to cherish his loving memory his children, Mrs. Vickie Beam-Boykins (Randy) of Shelby, Dr. Monica Logan of Houston, Texas, Ms. Katrina Logan Houge of Kings Mountain, Mr. Cornelius Logan (Pate) of Shelby, and Mr. Jonathan Logan of Shelby; two brothers, Mr. Charles R. Logan (Isabeller) of Shelby, and Mr. John C. Logan (Roseanna) of Charlotte; one sister, Mrs. Ruby L. Hardin (Edward) of Shelby; four grandchildren, Zachary Logan, Kyeshaina Logan, Nicholas Hunt, and Parker Logan; and special friends, Donna Nanje and Carlos Walls of the home, and Harry Littlejohn and Thomas Walls; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 1:30 to 2 p.m. prior to the service, and at other times at 1310 Concord Street, Shelby.
Funeral Service: 2 p.m. Friday at Mount Calvary Baptist Church
Officiated By: Pastor M. Lamont Littlejohn; the Rev. Thomas Coleman delivering the eulogy
Burial: Sunset Cemetery
Funeral Home: Enloe Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements
Online Condolences: www.enloes.net