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Erma Owens

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Erma Owens Obituary
loving mother, grandmother and friend to many, died Thursday, July 31, 2014, after a long and full life. She was 89.
Erma was born on December 12, 1924 in Mumford, Texas to Alberta Jenkins and Lewis Owens and raised in Hearne, Texas. After leaving Hearne, Erma moved to Houston to work and spent many years with families as a live-in nanny and caring for their homes. Erma also provided personal day care and babysitting services to many families and their children who have become extended family.
Erma is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Arthur Lee and Mary K. Jones of Houston; one sister Sarah Jenkins of Hearne, Texas; grandson Vernon Keith Jones (Sawami) of Shizuoka. Japan; granddaughter Kathy Kuria (Will) of Houston, Texas and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at 2pm at the Johnson Funeral Home Chapel, 5730 Calhoun Road, Houston, Texas 77021. Rev. Asa Sampson of Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church will officiate. Interment will immediately follow the service at Houston Memorial Gardens.


Published in Houston Chronicle on Aug. 5, 2014
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