Services for Faye Owen are scheduled for 10 a.m., Saturday, May 5, 2018 at Autry’s Carroll Lehr Funeral Home with burial to follow at Malakoff City Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Faye was born on December 20, 1929 in Henderson County to Virgil Williams and Lucy Thompson Williams. She passed away on May 1, 2018 in Athens, TX with her family by her side.
Mrs. Owen was a dedicated member of Landmark Baptist Church. She enjoyed talking with her friends on the phone, traveling, and reading her novels but she was happiest sitting on her porch visiting with family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ralph Owen, as well as her brothers: Leon Williams and Llyod Williams. She is survived by her daughters: Becky Wilbanks and husband Don, Linda Owen, Gayla Ensign and husband Woody; grandchildren: Chris Wilbanks, Brandon Wilbanks and wife Kelly, Beth Wilbanks Murray and husband Daniel, Aaron Trapp, Amber Trapp Dandekar and husband Jai; Great Grandchildren: Dakota, Kasen, Layton, Kameron, Madison, Shailee, Aiden, Kennedy, Emily, and Presley.
The family would like to thank Green Oaks Nursing Home, Dr. Kara Coker, and Genesis Hospice for their compassionate care.