Celebrating the life of Margie S. Owens
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Margie accepted Christ at an early age and was baptized at Promise Land Baptist Church where she served on the Senior Choir, Missionary and Kitchen committee. She was proud to let everyone know how much she loved her church and church family.
Margie worked at Amelia County Public Schools for several years in the cafeteria. She enjoyed talking and laughing with the children daily.
Margie was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph P. Owens, Sr.; daughter, Katherine Owens; sister, Annie Mae Scott-Jones; and brothers, Adolph Scott and Willie Scott.
Margie leaves to cherish her memories: her daughters, Brenda (Herbert) Butler, Mary Ann Jenkins, Arlethia (Bruce) McIver; her sons, Joseph (Geraldyne) Owens, Jr., Percell (Marie) Owens, Ike (Joan) Owens, William (Joyce) Owens, Robert (Rosa) Owens; sisters, Alice Tyler, Gladys Person, Helen Royal, Gloria Thompson; brother, Leroy Bailey; sisters-in-law, JoAnn Jennings, Frances Owens; brothers-in-law, Lawrence Owens, Sr. and John Owens, all of Amelia, Virginia; twenty-six grandchildren; fifty-one great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews; a special and devoted niece, Dorothy Scott.
Viewing for Mrs. Owens Thursday, November 5, 2020 from 11:00 AM until 8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Funeral Services Friday, November 6, 2020 at 11:00 AM at Michael W. Hawkes Funeral Home, Amelia.
Interment Virginia Veterans Cemetery, Amelia at a later date.
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