Jeremy Poston Owens

August 11, 1978November 16, 2020

Jeremy Poston Owens was born on August 11, 1978 and passed away on November 16, 2020 and is under the care of Coble Funeral and Cremation Service at Greenlawn Memorial Park.

Memorial Service will be held on November 21, 2020 at 2:00 pm at Wrightsville Beach Park, 3 Bob Sawyer Dr,, Wrightsville Beach, NC.

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Johanna Morgan

November 21, 2020

From first joining Evolution back in 2008 to seeing Jeremy daily around the beach and driving his truck not a day went by that he didn’t have a smile on his face and a big wave to give. Kerry and Lorna my hearts are broken for you. He will be missed so very much and life around the island will not be the same without him. So honored to have known him and proud of who he was.

David Mathisen

November 19, 2020

You will be missed greatly Jeremy, Rest In Peace and please continue to look over us all. We can all say that you were our rock in many though times and we all know you will continue to be our rock.

Drew Konitzer

November 19, 2020

Hey my name is drew Konitzer and I got a good Jeremy Owens story about along time ago I was on the beach with my sister and she went to sit somewhere and I went to life guard and he radio Jeremy Owens and he came to the beach and got me and gave me a ride back to my the beach house he was happy that he got me back safe where I was staying and being safe

My condolences to the Owens
Drew Konitzer
The acting mayor of Wrightsville beach North Carolina

The Town of Belville

November 19, 2020

To the Family, Loved Ones and Friends of Jeremy,
Our heartfelt sympathy is extended to all who knew Jeremy, and we are keeping you in our prayers. May your wonderful memories soon replace your grief, and may God arms surround you in the presence of family and friends. We are grateful for his service to the community. Our deepest sympathy,

The Mayor, Commissioners and Town Staff of the Town of Belville

Anne Lineberry

November 18, 2020

Jeremy Owens was my true friend. We had lots of talks on the WB over the last two decades. WB will never be quite the same without him. He saved and touched so many lives. He certainly touched mine. I found out last night while out of town. I drove straight to the fire department tonight when I got back....turned on Bob Marley and just watched that flag flying free in the wind. Heartbroken. RIP my dear friend.

Debra Blake

November 18, 2020

My thoughts and prayers are with all of Jeremy's family, friends, his Firefighter brothers and sisters and everyone whose life he touched. May he rest in peace and watch down on everyone he loved. He definitely had a huge caring heart to risk his life whether in water rescue, fighting fires, or just being the leader that he was training new Lifeguards to help stranded patrons, all while making a huge difference in the community. All of his duties and he still found time to play parts in the Movies. What a full life. My heart hurts for his family. He was much to young to leave. May he live on forever in your memories and in your hearts. Rest in peace Captain and thank you for your service.

Kevin Davis

November 18, 2020

Jeremy was a patient and kind man who took the time to help my son with special needs train his dog. My son looked forward to going over to his house, hanging out and watching the dogs play. My son considered Jeremy his best friend. God bless Jeremy, Rest In Peace.

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