Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Eastland Baptist Church in Metropolis with Pastor Tim Turner officiating.
Mr. Owens was a Christian and is survived by his wife of over 31 years, Joyce Stacey Owens of Temple Hill; his mother, Doris Jean Owens of Metropolis; three daughters, Stacy Bagwell and husband Andy of Metropolis, Samantha Byrd and husband Brian of Wickliffe, Ky. Sherri Jeffords and husband Daniel of Metropolis; one son, Steven Levi Owens of Temple Hill; eight grandchildren, Anna-Drew Bagwell, Ayden Parker Bagwell and Ashton Bagwell, all of Metropolis, McKenzie “Mickey” Byrd, Noah Byrd, Owen “Moses” Byrd and Packston “Pac Man” Byrd, all of Wickliffe and Preston “Peanut” Jeffords of Metropolis.
He was preceded in death by his father, Tony Ray Owens; and one sister, Debra Rae Owens.
Visitation will be held Thursday from noon until the funeral hour at the church.
Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis is in charge of arrangements.