- Last Updated on 05:06 PM 06/28/12
Mr. Earl Davis Owen of Halifax died Wednesday, June 27, 2012, at his home. He was born in Halifax County on Aug. 29, 1939 and was 72 years of age. He was the son of the late John Thomas Owen Sr. and Ginny Wilson Canada Owen and is survived by his wife, Margaret Blanks Owen.
In addition to his wife, Mr. Owen is survived by one daughter, Tammy Conner and husband Jeff of Halifax; one son, Van Davis Owen of Halifax; two sisters, Rosa O. Powell of South Boston and Ruby O. Watts of Charlotte, N.C.; and two grandchildren, Mollie Mae Conner and Colton Grey Conner, both of Halifax.
Six brothers and two sisters also preceded Mr. Owen in death.
Funeral services will be held at Powell Funeral Home chapel Saturday, June 30, 2012, at 11 a.m. with the Revs. Todd McClure and Billy Coghill officiating. Burial will follow in Oakland Cemetery at Scottsburg.
The family will receive friends Friday from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at the home of Jeff and Tammy Conner, 3040 Bethel Road, Halifax.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.