Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012, in the New Home Baptist Church with the Rev. Don Tew officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home of Geneva directing. The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday beginning at 1 p.m.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Ebenezer Baptist Church Youth Group in Columbia.
Mrs. Owens was born Jan. 19, 1938, in Walker County to the late Thomas “Tommy” Theron and Mary Magdalene Edwards Smith. She attended Ebenezer Baptist Church in Columbia.
In addition to her parents her husband, Billy Ray Owens; a son, Jon Woodrow Owens; as well as two sisters, Dimple Jualine Smith and Betty Mae Patton, all preceded her in death.
Survivors include one daughter, Angela Catrett Ashford (Curtis); four grandchildren, Travis Stewart, Ethan Piptle, Tyler Owens and Kyrie Catrett; one brother, Billy Lee Smith, of Atlanta; one sister, Georgie Smith Martin (Robert), of Oakman; several nieces, nephews, other extended family and friends.
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