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Omar Wilson Owens

June 5, 2021 at 11:59 p.m.
Omar Wilson Owens

Omar Wilson Owens, 89, of Junction City, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, June 5, 2021.

He was the son of John Wiley and Mary Owens, born the 17th day of August, 1931.

Omar was a carpenter by trade, Army Veteran and a member of Hopewell Baptist Church.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 63 years, Shirley Lee Owens; brothers Vernon, Ray, Ferrel, Billy and Cecil Owens and sisters Lorene Mason, Norvel Rogers, Faye Owens and Arlene Bishop.

He is survived by his sons, Jimmy Owens (Julie) of Lewisville, NC, Kevin Owens of Junction City, AR, Jeff Owens (Anita) of Junction City; daughter, Susan Humphrey (Brian) of Pea Ridge, AR; Sister Erma Hubbard (Huey) of Junction City, Sister in laws Lanelle Owens, Yvonne Owens, Dovie Jones (Jimmy), Tressie Lewis (David) and six grandchildren, Garrett Owens (Molli) of Whitehouse, TX, Ross (Becca) of Huntersville, NC, John Owens of Lewisville, NC, Morgan, Meagan and Michael Humphrey of Pea Ridge, AR; one great grandson Gray Ellis Owens of Whitehouse, TX.; innumerable nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held Sunday June 6, 2021, from 6:00 to 8:00 at Young’s Funeral Home Chapel.

A graveside service will be officiated by Dr. Rocky Maddox on Monday, June 7, 2021, at 2:30 PM at Hopewell Baptist Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Hopewell Baptist Church, 3027 Hopewell Road, El Dorado, AR 71730 or to the donor’s choice.

Condolences may be made online at www.youngsfuneralhome.com


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