The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


April 25, 2014

Jean Owens

— Jean Owens, 87, of Athens died Thursday, April 24, 2014, at Limestone Health Facility.

Mrs. Owens was born Feb. 19, 1927, in Limestone County. She retired from Fred's, and was a member of First Baptist Church in Athens.

Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service Saturday, April 26, at Spry Funeral Home with Dr. Fred Lackey and Tim Brister officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.

Survivors include daughter, Linda Reding, Athens; granddaughters, Kerrie Wales and husband Jeremy, Athens, Dusti Brister and husband Tim, Cape Coral, Fla.; great-grandchildren, Delaney Wales, Logan Wales, Nolan Brister, Aiden Brister, Adelyn Brister; nieces, Dean Ballinger and Debbie Michael.

Mrs. Owens was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Owens; son, David Owens; sister, Marie Ruf; son-in-law, Butch Reding.

Pallbearers are Jeremy Wales, Logan Wales, Tim Brister, Kirk Harvey, Mike Ballinger, Nolan Brister, Aiden Brister and John Putman.

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