Anna Joyce Owens
Anna Joyce Owens, 87, passed away Saturday, Jan. 28, 2017 in Decatur. Graveside will be held Wednesday, Febr. 1, at 3 p.m. in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Anna was born April 29, 1929 in Knox County to the late Ernest Hughes and Mary Magdalene Gillentine Hughes. She married D.L. Owens and he preceded her in death in 1977.
She was an office clerk for Young County Farm Bureau and a member of First Baptist Church. Anna loved country music and performing at local events with her friends.
Survivors include her daughter, Eileen Standridge and husband, Ed of Decatur; granddaughter, Sonya Holloway and husband, Bobby of Decatur; great-grandchildren, Landree Lee Holloway and Robert Lee Holloway IV. Also surviving Tommy Slauson of Graham and several other close relatives.
Visitation will be held Wednesday from 10 a.m. to service time at the funeral home.