McMillan, Willie Logan (Jasper)

Friday, February 15, 2013

Willie Logan McMillan, 92, of Jasper, Tn., died on Wednesday, February 13, 2013 in a Chattanooga hospital.

The daughter of the late William Kelly Logan and Mary Latimer Logan, she was an RN who worked with her late husband, Dr. James G. McMillan, a long-time physician in Jasper. She was also co-chairman of the local American Red Cross Blood Program for 20 years, had served on the Regional Advisory Committee, and had enjoyed many years of ballroom dancing in the area.

She is survived by three children, James Gordon (Tonie) McMillan, Jr. of Ridgeway, Va., George Edward McMillan of Jasper, Mary M. (Bill) Driskell of Atlanta; three grandchildren, Logan (Betsy) Driskell, Mary Margaret Driskell (Vincent) Ciavatia, James Garland (Emily) McMillan; three great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at the Jasper Chapel of Rogers Funeral Home at 2 p.m. CT on Saturday, Feb. 16, with Reverend James Patterson officiating.  Interment will be in Pine Grove Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Feb. 15, from 6-8 p.m. CT at the funeral home.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to a favorite charity.

Online condolences may be left at www.rogersfuneralhome.com.

 


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