Sarah Opal Owens

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Funeral service for Sarah Opal Owens, 81, will be 1 p.m. Saturday May 14, 2016 at Gray Brown-Service Mortuary with the Rev. Marty Phillips officiating. Burial will follow at Anniston Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends from 12-1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Mrs. Owens passed away peacefully at her home in Anniston on Wednesday May 11, 2016. Survivors include her two daughters, Pamela Lynn Carter (Jason) and Cynthia Denise Moore (Merrill); grandchildren, Matthew McGuffey (Stephanie), Christopher Moore, Micah McGuffey (Stefanie), Kelley Montoya (Chad) and Kendall Carter; great-grandchildren, Madelyn McGuffey, Owen McGuffey, Tyler McGuffey, Tucker McGuffey, Alayna Montoya, Sam McGuffey, Aiden Montoya and Andrew Montoya; sisters, Mary Sams and Judy Harmon (Cecil); and brother William P. Sams (Myralyn). Mrs. Owens is preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, William Thomas Owens; mother, Lillie Maud Sams; father, Willie Odis Sams; sisters, Helen O. Criswell and Betty J. Lee. Pallbearers will be Matthew T. McGuffey, Christopher M. Moore, Micah O. McGuffey, Chad Montoya, William P. Sams, Greg Tolbert and Michael O. Lee.. Mrs. Owens was a devoted wife and mother who always put her children first. She enjoyed cooking, reading, gardening and spending time with her friends and family. She was greatly loved by her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren who were her pride and joy. She will be missed by all. Online condolences made at
Published in The Anniston Star on May 13, 2016
Arrangements under the direction of:
Gray Brown-Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave | Anniston, AL 362014651 | (256) 236-3441
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