Memorial services are scheduled for 10 a.m., on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2011, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Johnny â€œJohnâ€ Owen, 78, who passed away Jan. 8, 2011. Dr. Thomas Ramage will officiate. John was born on Aug. 29, 1932, in Roswell, to Omer and Ruthia Owen. They have both preceded him in death.
He is also preceded in death by his brothers: Donald R. Owen and Dr. Oliver E. Owen. John married Ruth Warrer on Oct. 7, 1970, in Santa Fe. She survives him at the family home. John is survived by a son: David Michael Owen, of Victoria, Texas; daughters: Debora K. Owen, of Victoria, Texas, and Susan E. Owen, of North Little Rock, Ark.; grandchildren: Logan Rogers, Julie Alvarez, John D. Owen, Michael D. Owen, Megan Bull, Sheldon Bull, and Morgan Bull; great-grandchild: Cameron Roger; sister in-law: Paula Owen, of Gladwyne, Penn. John graduated from Roswell High School in 1950. While attending high school, he became the state high school Login to read more