Tony Lee Owens
Posted: Friday, May 10, 2013 5:00 pm
The Messenger, May 10, 2013
Completed arrangements are being announced for Tony Lee Owens, 53, of Fulton, formerly of Obion County, who died 10:18 p.m. May 7, 2013, at Regional Medical Center in Memphis.
Services will be conducted 10 a.m. Saturday at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home. The Revs. Tommy Hall and Romulo Lakip will officiate. Burial will follow with military honors in Obion County Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home 5-8 p.m. today.
Pallbearers will be Ashton Hamm, John Rauch, Tom Crumble, Chad Shepherd, Ryan Brown, Trevor White, Johnny Rice and Bubba Brown.
He was born Jan. 23, 1960, in Pekin, Ill., son of John and Sharon (Daniel) Owens of Centralia, Wash. He married the former Rose Glover Feb. 12, 2011. She survives. He was a supervisor for 16 years at Insteel Industries Inc. in Hickman, Ky., and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam conflict. He was a 1978 graduate of Obion County Central High School and was a member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He attended First Assembly of God in Union City.
He is also survived by two daughters, Jessica Owens of Sacramento, Calif., and Cheryl Hamm of Newbern; two sons, John Owens of Arkansas and Larry Wayne Brown of Gadsden, Ala.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Bridgit and Shane Feeser of Centralia and Janet and Tim Caudle of Pine Bluff, Ark.; his brother and sister-in-law, Romulo and Edith Lakip of Atlanta; six grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
To view the DVD that is an online tribute, or to leave messages of condolence for the family, visit the funeral home website at www.emfuneralhome.com.