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Kenneth Calvin Owen

Kenneth Calvin Owen of 3141 Thompson Store Road, Vernon Hill died at his home May 24, 2012 at the age of 69. He is survived by his wife, Margaret Conner Owen. 

Mr. Owen was born May 3, 1943 in Halifax County. He was retired from J.P. Stevens where he worked as a loom fixer. Mr. Owen was a member of Centerville Baptist Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Teresa Canada of Alton, Christy Kirchoff of Blairs and Sheila Trent of South Boston; two sons, Randy Roberts of Clarksville and Kenneth McCormick of South Boston; one sister, Levern Hazelwood and husband Richard, of Halifax; two brothers, Simmon Owen and wife Jean of South Boston and Bill Owen of Halifax; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild. 

He is preceded in death by one daughter, Angela Marie Roberts; father Willie Fuller Owen and mother Gertrude Virginia Nichols Owen; one brother, Lawrence Owen; four sisters, Carolyn Snow, Mildred Moser, Grade Douglas and Marion Owen.

Visitation was held at Centerville Baptist Church Friday, May 25, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. and other times at the home.

The funeral was held at Centerville Baptist Church Saturday, May 26, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Todd McClure presiding. The interment was held at Clover Cemetery.

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Arrangements were made by Brooks Funeral Home, Inc., South Boston.