OBITUARY

George Truman Owen

November 21, 1933July 29, 2018

George Truman Owen, 84, passed away July 29, 2018. He was a native of North Carolina and a resident of Virginia for 67 years.

Truman was a long-time carpenter and member of Faith Church of God.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Harley G. and Azalee Grace Owen, sister, and two grandchildren. Truman is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Ruby L. Owen; four sons, George, Mark, Dean, Jody; five daughters, Barbara, Ramona, Laura, Shirley, Alice; 25 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brother, Hurshel Owen; and three sisters, Nancy, Joan, and Jean.

The family will receive friends 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Faith Church of God in Hampton. A celebration of Truman’s life will follow at 1:00 pm in the church. Interment will be at Hampton Memorial Gardens.

Friends are encouraged to visit www.parklawn-woodfh.com to share memories and words of condolence with the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home and Memorial Park, 2551 N. Armistead Avenue, Hampton, Virginia 23666.

  • FAMILY

  • Ruby L. Owen, Wife
  • George Owen, Son
  • Mark Owen, Son
  • Dean Owen, Son
  • Jody Owen, Son
  • Barbara, Daughter, *
  • Ramona, Daughter, *
  • Laura, Daughter, *
  • Shirley, Daughter, *
  • Alice, Daughter, *
  • Twenty-Five Grandchildren, *
  • Twenty-Two Great-Grandchildren, *
  • Two Great-Great-Grandchildren, *
  • Hurshel Owen, Brother
  • Nancy, Sister, *
  • Joan, Sister, *
  • Jean, Sister, *
  • Harley G. Owen, Father
  • Azalee Grace McCall Owen, Mother
  • Violet ,, Sister
  • Kristie ,, Granddaughter
  • Marcie ,, Granddaughter

Services

  • Visitation Saturday, August 4, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Service Saturday, August 4, 2018
REMEMBERING

George Truman Owen

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Kelly Bowman

August 2, 2018

We are so sorry to hear about George. Please know we are thinking and praying for the family during this difficult time.

Kelly and Ronnie Bowman and the McCrary Family

Brian and Cindy Gibbons

August 2, 2018

What a nice tribute. Appears he had a wonderful and full life. We, ourselves, are going thru difficult times. If we can't be there Sat, we'll be there in thoughts and prayers. George, Sandy and family - we are sorry for your loss and pray you find comfort in the time you had together. He's an angel now, out of pain and with our Lord. God bless you all.

FROM THE FAMILY

Biography

George Truman Owen, 84, passed away July 29, 2018. He was a native of North Carolina and a resident of Virginia for 67 years.

Truman was a long-time carpenter and member of Faith Church of God.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Harley G. and Azalee Grace Owen, sister, and two grandchildren. Truman is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Ruby L. Owen; four sons, George, Mark, Dean, Jody; five daughters, Barbara, Ramona, Laura, Shirley, Alice; 25 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brother, Hurshel Owen; and three sisters, Nancy, Joan, and Jean.

The family will receive friends 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm, Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Faith Church of God in Hampton. A celebration of Truman’s life will follow at 1:00 pm in the church. Interment will be at Hampton Memorial Gardens.