Fannie Josephine Owens
Funeral for Fannie Josephine Owens, 94, of Linden, was at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Nelson Murphy Chapel of Haaland Family Funeral Home in Linden with the Rev. Bryan Baggett officiating. Burial was at 2 p.m. Sunday at Salem Cemetery in Rusk with the Rev. Don Copeland officiating.
Mrs. Owens was born Sept. 12, 1908, in Lilbert, to the late Terrie Prince Raney and the late Lee Raney. She was a member of the Memorial Missionary Baptist Church in Rusk.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Owens and a son, Max Owens.
Survivors are two daughters and son-in-law, Jo Ann and Walt Parks of Lewisville and Joy and Ron Gilbert of Linden; a daughter-in-law, Pauline Owens of Rusk; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Source: The Cherokeean Herald, Rusk, Texas, Wednesday, September 25, 2002; Pg. 4, Column 1