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 Helen G. Owens

Helen G. Owens

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Death 8 Oct 2012 (aged 81)
Burial Warfield, Brunswick County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 100152992 · View Source
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Helen G. Owens, daughter of the late Willie and Ella Blackwell Yancey was born on December 25, 1930. She entered eternal rest on Monday, October 8, 2012 at The Envoy in Lawrenceville, Virginia.

Helen attended Brunswick County Public Schools. She worked at Keller's Chair Factory and later did domestic work until her health declined. Helen had a love for flowers and was a collector of various figurines.

Helen joined White Rock AME Church at an early age before changing her membership to Mercy Seat RZUA Church. She was a new member of the Home Missionary Circle and served as an usher.

Helen was preceded in death by four brothers, James, Marvin, Herman, and Willie; two sisters, Fannie and Ruth; and daughter, Gloria Washington.

Helen was married to the late Junius D. Owens. She leaves to cherish her memories three sons, Sam, Richard, and Keith; four daughters, Grace, Bernice (James), Dorothy (Dot), and Agnes.

Helen is also survived by five grandchildren, Katrina, TaShena (Rennie), Anthony Jr., Stephanie, and Brian; eight great grandchildren, Khalil ("KK"), Tanesha, Tanijaa, Keyon, Kori, Keyora, Krystian, and Ni'Rhya. She is also survived by two sisters, Bertha Grant and Elnora Washington; one sister-in-law, Ophelia Edmonds; two sons-in-law, Melvin McFarland and James Williams; two devoted nieces, Michelle Walker and Denise Short; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. Special thanks are extended to Tracey Nelson, niece, and the staff at The Envoy of Lawrenceville.


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  • Created by: Danna Sanders
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100152992
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Helen G. Owens (25 Dec 1930–8 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100152992, citing Mercy Seat RZUA Church Cemetery, Warfield, Brunswick County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Danna Sanders (contributor 47461333) .