- Last Updated on 07:57 AM 09/04/13
Sara Inez Rudder Owen of Nathalie died Sept. 2, 2013 at Woodview Nursing Home. She was born Nov. 17, 1934 in Halifax County and was 78 years old. She was the daughter of the late George Garnett Rudder and the late Margie Marie Saunders Rudder and was married to Edwill Earl Owen, who survives.
Mrs. Owen was a member of Liberty Christian Church and Liberty Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary.
In addition to her husband, survivors include two sons, James E. Owen and wife Debbie of Nathalie and David M. Owen and wife Cindi of South Boston; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one brother, Charlie Rudder of South Boston.
One son, George Edward Owen; and one brother, Ernest Rudder, also preceded Mrs. Owen in death.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Liberty Christian Church with the Revs. Tim Owen and Leroy Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013, from 7 until 8:30 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at the home, 3099 Liberty Road, Nathalie.
For memorials consider Liberty Volunteer Fire Department or Halifax Regional Hospice, 2204 Wilborn Avenue, South Boston, VA 24592.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunearls.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral, South Boston.