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Gracie Mae Boyd Logan / February 27, 2018

Gracie Mae Boyd Logan, 59, of Chase City, died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 at her residence. Mrs. Logan was born in South Boston, April 20, 1958 to the late Harold Burton and Rose Ida Boyd. She was a 1977 graduate of Bluestone Senior High School and a member of Shiloh Baptist Church.

She was employed as a private duty home health aide.

Cherishing her memories are two daughters, Pamela Davis and Janet Davis both of Chase City; nine grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, her mother-in-law, Alice Logan of Boydton; four sisters-in-law, Ernestine Logan-Simmons, Adele Logan and Betty Jean Logan all of Boydton, and Dorothy Greene of South Hill, and a vast number of other loving relatives and caring friends.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Logan was preceded in death by her husband, James Logan and her son, Wash Davis.

A funeral will be held Saturday, March 3, at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Giles-Harris Funeral Home, with Rev. Tyrone Craighead, officiating. Burial will follow in Shiloh Baptist Church Cemetery.

Public viewing for family and friends will be held Friday, March 2 from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

Online condolences may be expressed at

Arrangements are by Giles-Harris Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

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