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Evona Owens Cooper
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Birth: Aug. 18, 1898
Illinois, USA
Death: Aug. 16, 1961
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Evona Owens was a daughter of William Jereboam Owens and Margaret Ann Klock. Evona's first husband was a Mr. Harkey, and they had one son, Kenneth Allen Owens. Later, she married George Herman Cooper, and they had four children: Maxine Ruth, Donald George, George, and Gale Patricia.

Evona died in Long Beach, California when she was struck by a car while crossing Bellflower Boulevard. She was thrown 99 feet and was pronounced dead on arrival at Community Hospital.

Independent Press Telegram, 20 Aug 1961, page 28, Long Beach, CA:
Evona Cooper, age 62. Beloved mother of Mrs. Maxine Drivas, Donald G. Cooper, Mrs. Patty G. Brown, Major Kenneth A. Owens; sister of Mrs. Daisy Lewis, Ben F. Owens, and Mrs. Theatus Fowlkes; also survived by 13 grandchildren. Service Sunday, 2 p.m., at Forest Lawn Mortuary Chapel, Long Beach.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Jereboam Owens (1864 - 1921)
  Margaret Ann Klock Owens (1866 - 1947)
 
 Spouse:
  George Herman Cooper (1902 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  Daisy Owens Lewis (1885 - 1985)*
  Bessie Owens (1888 - ____)*
  Catherine Owens Monaghan (1889 - 1937)*
  Evona Owens Cooper (1898 - 1961)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mayfield Memorial Park Cemetery
Carlinville
Macoupin County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Susan J. Monaghan
Record added: Mar 29, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13778114
Evona <i>Owens</i> Cooper
Added by: Susan J. Monaghan
 
Evona <i>Owens</i> Cooper
Added by: Susan J. Monaghan
 
Evona <i>Owens</i> Cooper
Added by: Susan J. Monaghan
 
 
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For my Grandma and Grandpa. Love Cindy
- Cindy Dickson
 Added: Mar. 6, 2014
Hi Grandma,I never met you, wish we had.Love,Cindy
- Cindy Dickson
 Added: Jun. 20, 2008
Rest in peace Aunt Evona
- Susan J. Monaghan
 Added: Mar. 29, 2006
 
 
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