George H Haynes -'59

Class of 1959
Logansport High School
Logansport, Indiana

George H Haynes

     Services for George H. Haynes, 65, Logansport, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, November 25, 2006, in Marocco Funeral Chapel.
     He died at 11:21 p.m. Tuesday, November 21, 2006, in Logansport Memorial Hospital.
     Born Feb. 15, 1941, in Logansport, he was the son of Jonathan and Violet Fulton Haynes.
     He was a skilled laborer at Wilson Foods in Logansport for 25 years, working there from the time the business opened until it closed.  After that, he worked as a security guard at Grissom Air Reserve Base until he retired.
     He was a member of the Logansport Eagles Lodge, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3790 and American Legion Post 60. He enjoyed going to the senior citizens center for breakfast and lunch, and he also enjoyed going to the riverboat casinos.
     His favorite times, though, were spent with his grandchildren, Jonathan George and Miranda. He also enjoyed fishing.
     He graduated from Logansport HIgh School in 1959.
     Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Paula and Brian Townsend, Logansport; a son, Vincent Haynes, McGregor, Iowa; a sister, Virginia DeHaven, Walton; a grandson, Jonathan George Scot Townsend, Logansport; and a granddaughter, Miranda Shea Lyn Townsend, Logansport.
     In addition to his parents, two brothers, Ed and Bill, and three sisters, Beatrice, Maxine and Jacqulyn “Jackie” preceded him in death.
     Pastor Paul Plavnick of New Beginnings Church will officiate at the services. Burial with military honors will be at Mount Hope Cemetery.
     Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, November 24, 2006, in the funeral home.(11-23-06)