Agnes C. Logan, 86, of Parkville, Mo., died peacefully on May 10, 2021, at Saint Luke’s Hospital after a brief hospitalization.
She was born to Charles and Opal Burnfin on Oct. 25, 1934, near Cross Timbers, Mo. She attended several elementary schools and graduated from La Tour High School in 1952, where she was valedictorian in a class of two.
She graduated from Central Missouri State University in 1955 and began teaching in the Park Hill school district that fall. She taught second grade at Southeast Elementary for nine years and later taught as a substitute for many years.
It was at Park Hill that she met Francis E. Logan, who was working in maintenance at the school and later taught industrial arts. They were united in marriage on June 15, 1963. They had four daughters.
Agnes was a member of Park Hill Baptist Church. She loved flowers, gardening and quilting. She sewed many clothes for her children when they were growing up, many of matching fabric, and sometimes including an outfit for herself.
She is survived by her husband, Francis E. Logan of Parkville, Mo.; daughters Patty Logan (Doug Cochran) of Leawood, Kan.; Rita (Rick) Seger of Eureka Springs, Ark.; Nita (David) Barchus of Wheat Ridge, Colo.; and Nancy (Tim) Anderson of Lincoln, Neb.; grandchildren Calvin, Sal and George Cochran; brothers Roy Burnfin of Lincoln, Mo.; Tom Burnfin of Holden, Mo.; Ray Burnfin of LaFayette, Ga.; and Ron Burnfin of Holden, Mo.; Tim’s daughter, Leah (Scott) Stanton and their children, Ben and Lucy, of Reston, Va.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by brothers Johnny and Mearl Jasper Burnfin.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 14, at Park Hill Baptist Church. The family will receive visitors beginning at 10 a.m. at the church. Burial will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Rose Hill Cemetery east of Harrisonville, Mo.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that contributions be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Harvesters Community Food Network or Park Hill Baptist Church.
Memories of Agnes and condolences may be shared online at Meyersfuneralchapel.com.