Amy Rachel Owens, age 22, passed away Sunday June 16, 2013, in Santa Rosa County. Amy was born May 16, 1991 in Panama City, to John Stanley Owens and Cynthia Lee Baxley Owens. Her home was Bonifay. Amy was a member of First United Methodist and baptized November 10, 1991. She was a member of Holmes County High School Class of 2009. Amy loved music, playing piano and singing. She enjoyed the outdoors, swimming and fishing, especially with her favorite fishing buddy Dustin Davis. Amy loved to laugh and laughing was easy in her company.
Amy was predeceased by her maternal grandfather, Harvey D. Baxley Sr.; uncle, Harvey D. Baxley Jr.; uncle, Craig Baxley; uncle, Jim Brande, and cousin, Jason Brande.
Amy is survived by father and mother, Stanley Owens and Cynthia Lee Baxley Owens; sister, Amber Nicole Leeann Owens; maternal grandmother, Joan Baxley; paternal grandparents, John D. Owens and Imogene Everitt Owens; uncle, Joey Baxley and Aunt Lynn and Cousins Jojo and Patrick; uncle, Chris Baxley and Cousins Brittany and Brigham; uncle, Phillip Shores and aunt Sabra and cousins Bethany and Bryon; uncle, Dan Tracy and Aunt Sheila, cousins Ambers and Crystal Brande Carter and uncle, Jake Swindle and cousins Jacob and John.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m., Monday, June 23, 2013 at First United Methodist Church of Bonifay with the Rev. Dan Godwin and speaker Mallory Parrish officiating. Honorary contributions may be given to The Lovelady Center 7916 2nd Ave South Birmingham, Al 35206.