Captain Joseph Bailey Logan, USN Retired, 68, of Dendron, Va.,
died Thursday, Nov. 12, 1998, in Williamsburg, Va.
A native of Arkansas, Captain Logan enlisted in the Navy in 1948. He attended the U. S. Naval Academy where he graduated with the class of
The majority of his career was spent serving in the Submarine Force aboard the USS Reguin, George Washington, Patrick Henry, James Madison
and as Commissioning Commanding Officer of the USS Frances Scott Key. He also served as Commander Submarine Division Sixty Two and later on the
staffs of Comsublant, Comsubpac and Cinclant/Cinclantfit. Following retirement from the Navy, he was employed for 13 years for Virginia
Power at the Surry Nuclear Power Plant. He was a member of the Retired Officers Association, the Submarine League and the Submarine Veterans
Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Dianna Logan; one brother, Wilson Logan of Aurora, Colo.; and two stepsisters, Linda Venters of Virginia
Beach, Va., and Caroline Hawley of Springdale.
A memorial service was held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 17, at Yorktown Naval Weapons Station Chapel with Captain Edward Richardson, USNRetired, officiating. Funeral will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at
Fort Myers Chapel in Arlington, Va., with interment and full honors to follow at Arlington National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 603 Morris Drive, P. O. Box 5009, Newport News, VA 23605.