Johnnie Davis Owen


Johnnie Davis Owen

Johnnie Davis Owen of Huntington, Texas, died Friday, June 6, 2008.  He had been a resident of Huntington for six years.  He was born May 17, 1916, in Floydada, Texas, to Horace T. and Allie Davis Owen; and is preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Vada Oleta Owen.  His family gathered around him to celebrate his 92nd birthday on May 17th of this year.

Johnnie is survived by his two daughters, Sandra Gafford of Huntington, and Virginia Gollehon and her husband, Ben, of Kingwood; sister, Mrs. Elouise Lewellen of Childress; brother, Bob Owen of Amarillo; six grandchildren; eleven great grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.

Memorial services for Johnnie will be held at a later date.  Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home.

Carroway-Claybar Funeral Home, Lufkin, directors