Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Owenses in:
 • Ramona Cemetery
 • Ramona
 • Washington County
 • Oklahoma
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Jimmy Donavon Owens
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug. 5, 1945
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 2010
Oklahoma, USA

- Vietnam Veteran -
Jimmy Donavon Owens was born August 5, 1945, in Tulsa, Oklahoma, to John Joseph and Perellia Mae Ramsey Owens. He died Saturday, June 5, 2010, in Owasso, Oklahoma, at the age of 64 years.

Jimmy was reared and educated in Vera, Oklahoma, and graduated with the Ramona High School Class of 1963. He completed cosmetology school in 1963. He was married April 9, 1965, in Vera, Oklahoma, to Twilla Smith. Jimmy was a veteran of the armed forces having served his country honorably as a Staff Sergeant with the United States Air Force during Vietnam from 1966-1969. He was a hairstylist and proprietor of Jim's Hairstyling in Collinsville from 1969 to 2006. He worked as the Custodial Supervisor at the University of Arkansas at Fort Smith Medical Sciences building from 2006 to 2008. He was currently working as an operating room assistant at St John-Owasso Medical Center.

In his pastime, Jim served the Vera community as a Board Member and firefighter with the Owens and Company Fire Department. He was a faithful member of A Healing Touch Church ministry where he served as pianist. He also enjoyed working outdoors, cooking, fishing, and spending time with his sons and grandsons.

He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, Jason Owens, and three sisters, Flossie Sweaney, Ilean Williams, and Pauline Lawrence.

Family links: 
  John Joseph Owens (1888 - 1969)
  Pearl "Mae" Ramsey Owens (1901 - 1972)
  Flossie Alberta Owens Sweaney (1915 - 1997)**
  Jimmy Donavon Owens (1945 - 2010)
*Calculated relationship
Ramona Cemetery
Washington County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: carla
Record added: Aug 01, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55709295
Jimmy Donavon Owens
Added by: carla
Jimmy Donavon Owens
Added by: Joe Todd
Jimmy Donavon Owens
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Will Babb
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Rest In Peace
- 82BeaMeR
 Added: Mar. 20, 2012

- carla
 Added: Aug. 1, 2010

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service