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Jean Owens
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Obituary for Jean Owens

Jean  Owens
Marion Jean Owens, 74, of West Frankfort, passed away at 1:41 a.m., Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at her residence with her loving family by her side.

Jean was born May 16, 1943 in Cobden to William Franklin and Oma Artileen (Johnson) Dixon. She was first married to Dewayne Travelstead. She later married Wilburn Owens who preceded her in death in September 28, 2002 and then married John Nannie who preceded her in death on March 23, 2017.

Jean was retired, having worked at McCord’s Market in West Frankfort for several years. She had also owned and operated Owdi’s Ceramic Shop.

Jean enjoyed life and loved to live it to the fullest. She cherished her family, her many animals and loved to travel. She was of the Christian faith.

Survivors include five children, Christina (Christopher) Peter of Tuscaloosa, AL, James (Judy) Owens of Orient, Rhonda (Richard) Mize of West Frankfort, Terry (Harold) Baker of Johnston City and Allen Owens of Arlington, TN; fourteen grandchildren; twenty two great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren; six sisters and four brothers. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents; son, Ronald Owens; two sisters and a brother.

Funeral services will be 12:00 p.m. Saturday, September 30, 2017 at Pyle Funeral Home in Johnston City with Rev. Gaylon Stewart officiating.

Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.

Pyle Funeral Home in Johnston City is entrusted with the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the Night’s Shield. Memorial envelopes are available at the funeral home. For additional information or to sign the book of memories and light a candle, please visit
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