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Alton Glen Owen
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1914
Morgan County
Alabama, USA
Death: Jan. 22, 2003
Hartselle
Morgan County
Alabama, USA

Alton Owen

HARTSELLE Funeral for Alton Owen, 88, of Hartselle, will be Friday at 11 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold Thompson officiating.

Burial will be in Johnson Chapel Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour before the service at the funeral home.

Mr. Owen died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2003, at Hartselle Medical Center. He was born Nov. 8, 1914, in Morgan County, to Thomas Robert Owen and Nettie Levora Aldridge Owen. He was retired in 1977 after 32 years as a Somerville-area mail carrier for the United States Postal Service. The Postal Service presented him with safe driving awards because he never had a mishap on the job. He was also a member of the Postal Service's "One Hundred Percent Club," an exclusive club for postal workers who attain perfect scores on all Postal Service examinations. Mr. Owen was a member of First United Methodist Church in Hartselle and was the father of the late George M. Owen. He was the brother of the late Arthur Owen and Dee Owen.

Survivors include his wife, Jessie McKay Owen; one daughter, Margarue O. Garner of Hartselle; one sister, Lucille Smith of Decatur; one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Garner, Curtis McGregor, Bobby Gann, James Glasgow, Art Glasgow and Euel James.
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Hartselle Enquirer -- Thursday, January 30, 2003

Funeral for Alton Owen, 88, of Hartselle was Friday, Jan. 24, at 11 a.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Harold Thompson officiating.

Burial was in Johnson Chapel Cemetery.

Mr. Owen died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2003, at Hartselle Medical Center. A native of Morgan County, he was retired in 1977 after 32-1/2 years as a Somerville-area mail carrier for the United States Postal Service. The Postal Service presented him with safe driving awards because he never had a mishap on the job. He was also a member of the Postal Service's "One Hundred Percent Club," an exclusive club for postal workers who attain perfect scores on all Postal Service examinations. Mr. Owen was a member of First United Methodist Church in Hartselle and was the father of the late George M. Owen. He was the brother of the late Arthur Owen and Dee Owen.

He is survived by his wife, Jessie McKay Owen of Hartselle; one daughter, Margarue O. Garner of Hartselle; one sister, Lucille Smith of Decatur; one granddaughter; and one great granddaughter.

Pallbearers were Bobby Garner, Curtis McGregor, Bobby Gann, James Glasgow, Art Glasgow and Euel James.

Published in The Decatur Daily on Thursday, January 23, 2003
 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Robert Owen (1891 - 1962)
  Nettie Levora Aldridge Owen (1892 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Jessie McKay Owen (1915 - 2004)
 
 Children:
  George Mitchell Owen (1934 - 1948)*
 
 Siblings:
  Laddie Arthur Owen (1912 - 1964)*
  Alton Glen Owen (1914 - 2003)
  Little Ruth Owen (1924 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Johnson Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery
Danville
Morgan County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: Gene Hill
Record added: Mar 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25427040
Alton Glen Owen
Added by: Gene Hill
 
Alton Glen Owen
Added by: Gene Hill
 
Alton Glen Owen
Added by: Gene Hill
 
 
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Thank you for all the great community service. May you rest in peace.
- Gene Hill
 Added: Mar. 21, 2008
 
 
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