Owen Stallworth Sr.

December 15, 1927March 6, 2018

HOOVER - Owen H. Stallworth, Sr., of Hoover, Alabama, passed away March 6, 2018 at age ninety. Funeral services will be held Friday, March 9, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. at Memory Chapel Funeral Home, Tuscaloosa with burial in Memory Hill Gardens. Memory Chapel Funeral Home, a Dignity Memorial Provider is directing. Visitation will be held one hour prior to services. Mr. Stallworth was preceded in death by his parents, Dr. W.W. and Ruth Plant Stallworth; four brothers, William, John, Frank, Jimmy; and twin sister, Joan. He is survived by his wife of sixty-seven years, Edith Keene Stallworth; son, Owen Stallworth, Jr.; three grandchildren, Rhonda Evans, Owen Stallworth, III and Samuel Stallworth; and two great- grandchildren, Kayla and Charles Bower; special cousin, Billy Bob Malone; and several nieces and nephews. Owen, a native of Tuscaloosa, was a graduate of Tuscaloosa High School and the University of Alabama. He served his country in the United States Army for six years. He spent ten years with the L&N Railroad and thirty-three years with Gulf States Paper Company in the traffic department retiring as traffic manager. He loved his work, his family and his church and devoted his life to these. Pallbearers will be Owen Stallworth, III, Samuel Stallworth, David Mills, Jr., David Mills, III, Bradley Evans and Charles Bower.


  • Visitation Friday, March 9, 2018
  • Celebration of Life Friday, March 9, 2018
  • Burial Friday, March 9, 2018

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