|Birth: ||May 14, 1913|
|Death: ||Feb. 24, 2011|
May 14, 1913 - February 24, 2011
Bertha Owens, age 97, formerly of Witts Springs, Arkansas, passed away February 24, 2011, at the Crocker Country Living Independent Living Facility in Lesterville, MO. She was born May 14, 1913 to parents Audie and Nancy (Shockey) Drewry at Bear Creek, Arkansas.
Preceding her in death was: husband Fate Owens, one infant son, her parents, and sister Minnie Bailey.
Survivors are: one son, Norman and wife Pat Owens of Dover, AR; one daughter, Jewell Crocker and husband Leroy of St. Charles, MO; one sister, Lena Compton of Wichita, KS; three brothers: Leonard and Dale Drewry of California, and Junior Drewry of Dover, Arkansas; four grandchildren: Kimberly Owens, Rhonda Jacobs, Wayne Crocker, and Dena Hayes; and ten great- grandchildren.
Mrs. Owens was a homemaker and had worked at the Witts Springs School for several years as a cook. Also, she had attended the Witts Springs Community Church. She loved to work in her garden.
Services for Mrs. Owen will be 10 AM Monday, February 28th at the Witts Springs Church in Witts Springs, AR. Officiating pastors are David Owens and Jim Arnold. Visitation will be 2:00 – 4:00 PM Sunday at Roller-Coffman Funeral Home Chapel in Marshall, AR. Burial will be in the Witts Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers are: Wayne Crocker, Gary Jacobs, Caleb Jacobs, Ethan Jacobs, Myron Oliver, and Tyler Owens. Honorary Pallbearers are: Kathy Crocker and Misty and staff at the Crocker Independent Living Facility.
William Audie Drewry (1893 - 1978)
Nancy Margaret Shockey Drewry (1894 - 1985)
Fate Owens (1912 - 2002)
Infant Son Owens (1935 - 1935)*
Bertha Drewry Owens (1913 - 2011)
Lena R Drewry Compton (1915 - 2012)*
Minnie Mae Drewry Bailey (1918 - 2002)*
Witts Springs Cemetery
Maintained by: Wayne Goates
Originally Created by: nancy weaver
Record added: Feb 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66097495
Added: Jan. 4, 2013
I pray the family is pleased with this photo; if not let me know and I will be happy to redo it the next time I go to the cemetery.|
Added: Aug. 13, 2012