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Frank Arthur Owens, Jr
Birth: Dec. 27, 1894
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1957
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA

MERCHANT MARINE
WORLD WAR II
CHIEF ENGINEER
MEBA & AFL-CIO
Local # 7

F. A. Owens
62, Dies; Rites
At 3 P.M. Today

Frank Arthur Owens, Jr of Pierpont, AFL-CIO official here for many years, died early yesterday at a local hospital. He was 62,

Funeral services will be held at 3 p. m. today at Stuhr's Chapel with the Rev, Luther H. Jeffcoat and the Rev, Lybwood Magee officating. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery.

A native of Charleston, he was born Dec.27, 1894, a son of Frank A. Owens and Mrs Lila Glenn Owens. He was aMember of St Barnabas Lutheran Church.

Mr. Owens was an agent here for the Marine Engineering Beneficiary Assn. and took an active part in affairs affecting the Charleston waterfront.

Surviving are his widow, Mrs. Hilda Mette Owens; three daughters, Misses Valley Glenn Owens, Juanda Lee Owens and Martelle Ashley Owens, all of Pierpont.; a son Frank A. Owens III of Pierpont; five brothers, George Legare Owens of Federndina Beach, Fla; James Robert Owens, Harold Cross Owens and William Francis Owens, all of Charleston and Henry Bernard Owens of Sun Valley, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs Capitola Estekowski of Sun Valley, Calif., and Mrs Bernard A. Ray of Charleston; and a stepmother of Sun Valley, Calif.

News and Courier, Dec 5, 1957 (Thursday)

Eldest son of Frank Arthur Owens, Sr. and Lila Gertrude Glenn Owens
First husband of Florence Hilda Mette Bailey

Siblings:
Frank A. Owens, Jr (1894 - 1957)
James R. Owens (1900 - 1968)
George Legare Owens (1904 - 1980)
Harold Cross Owens (1909 - 1986)
William Francis Owens (1927 - 2008
Lillian Mary Owens Ray (1928 - 2008)
Henry Bernard Owens (1932 - 2008)
Capitola Owens Estkowski.....

Step Son of:
Capitola Wingate Owens

Five Children:
Lila Elizabeth Owens
Valley Glenn Owens
Juanda Lee Owens
Frank Arthur Owens III
Martelle Ashley Owens

Numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren




 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Arthur Owens (1875 - 1954)
  Lila Gertrude Glenn Owens (1877 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Florence Hilda Mette Bailey (1920 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  Frank Arthur Owens (1953 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Frank Arthur Owens (1894 - 1957)
  James Robert Owens (1900 - 1968)*
  George Legare Owens (1904 - 1980)*
  Harold Cross Owens (1909 - 1986)*
  William Francis Owens (1927 - 2008)**
  Lillian Mary Owens Ray (1928 - 2008)**
  Henry Bernard Owens (1932 - 2008)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
MEBA
 
Burial:
Magnolia Cemetery
Charleston
Charleston County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: 39 Belvider Section
 
Created by: Juanda
Record added: Jul 11, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5605688
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- gwtwqueenie
 Added: Jul. 10, 2015
Dear Frank ~ Thank you for your service to our country. It is because of men like you who served our country that we fellow Americans can live in freedom. Rest in Peace.
- An American Never Forgets
 Added: Jul. 10, 2015
My thoughts and prayers are always with you. It seems like just yesterday you closed your eyes for the last time and not 57 years ago. I love you and miss you with all my heart.
- Juanda
 Added: Dec. 4, 2014
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