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Helen Elizabeth "Betty" Brown Owen
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Birth: Feb. 15, 1914
Hopkins County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 16, 2012
Henderson County
Kentucky, USA

Helen B. Owen, 98, Henderson, passed away at 7:22 p.m. Saturday, June 16, 2012, at Methodist Hospital.

She was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church and was a member of the Susannah Wesley Sunday School class and Lucy Moss Circle. Mrs. Owen was a retired teacher, having taught for 27 years at Central Elementary School. She was a member of the Methodist Hospital Auxiliary, having served more than 6,000 hours. She also volunteered at the Henderson County Public Library and the First United Methodist Church library.

Mrs. Owen was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Wilsie Thomas Owen, who died in 1984; and her parents, Elsie Perryman and John Benjamin Brown.

Survivors include one son, Tom Owen and his wife, Brenda, of Henderson; two grandchildren, Tracy Owen Peterson of Chantilly, Va., and Brian Thomas Owen and his wife, Cindy, of Henderson; and six great-grandchildren, Harper, Jack and Reese Peterson and Will, Wes and Trey Owen.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home. The Rev. Bob Rice and the Rev. Alan Chamness will officiate. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today and after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to First United Methodist Church.

Arrangements entrusted to Benton-Glunt Funeral Home.

Published 19 June 2012 in The Gleaner (Henderson, KY)
Family links: 
  John Benjamin Brown (1895 - 1964)
  Elsie Ray Perryman Brown (1891 - 1978)
  Wilsie T Owen (1912 - 1984)*
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Memorial Gardens
Henderson County
Kentucky, USA
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Originally Created by: Lynn Fischer
Record added: Oct 24, 2012
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Helen Elizabeth Betty <i>Brown</i> Owen
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