David Owens, 86, the widower
of Lucy D. Owens, departed this life Thursday, September 19, 2019 at his
Mr. Owens was born the son
of Autmon Owens and Bertha Owens Garoppolo on May 8, 1933 in Dillon County.
He was a retired employee with Ingleside Plantation. He was a member
of Woodman of the World and was of the Baptist faith.
He leaves behind:
five children, Betty Jean Marlowe, Bertha “Patsy” Kirby (Dennis), John
David “JD” Owens, Sr., Harvey Owens (Laura), and William Lewis Owens (Debbie);
nine grandchildren, Jennifer Langston, Miriam Marlowe, John David Owens
Jr., Harvey Owens, David Owens, Kelly Bruton, Willie Jay Kirby, Lewis Wingate
Kirby, and Michael O’Dell; and seventeen great-grandchildren, Nicholas
Keith Marlowe, Jayden Lee Marlowe, Jessica Elizabeth Owens, Aidan Owens,
Adrian Owens, Anthony O’Dell, Zack O’Dell, Alexis O’Dell, Courtney Owens,
Rebecca Owens, Halee Owens, Marissa Owens, Travis Kirby, Luke Kirby, Lyndsey
Fletcher, Makayla Aikens, and Shane Aikens.
He was predeceased by:
his parents; his wife; a granddaughter, Shannon Owens; and a brother, Roy
A Memorial Service will
be 2PM, Saturday, September 28, 2019 at Calvary Original Free Will Baptist
Church directed by the Georgetown Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Owens family will receive
family and friends immediately after the service at a reception honoring
Mr. Owens in the church fellowship hall.
In lieu of flowers, memorials
may be made to: Amedisys Hospice of South Carolina, 391 Seaboard
Street, Unit 6, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.
McKenzie Funeral Home is
honored to serve the Owens family.