Imogene Virgie Owens

Imogene Virgie Owens, age 80 of Chipley, Florida, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at the Bonifay Nursing and Rehab Center.

Imogene was born May 25, 1933 in Chipley to the late Fairfax and Liffie (Waller) Everitt. She had been a life-long resident of Chipley and was a former employee of the Washington County School Board. She was a member of the Wausau Assembly Of God Church and was very active there and in the community.

In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her loving grandson, Jason Brandi, granddaughter, Amy Owens and a brother, Waller D. Everitt.

Survivors include her husband of 62 years, John Owens of Chipley, one son, Stanley Owens of Bonifay, two daughters, Sabra Shores and husband Phillip of Chipley and Sheila Tracy and husband Dan of Chipley, one sister, Fairlene Godfrey and husband Griff of Chipley, six grandchildren, Crystal Carter, Amber Owens, Bethany Owens, Byron Shores, Jacob Swindle, John Swindle and three great grandchildren, Grayson Carter, Lawson Carter and Camden Carter.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Thursday, April 10, 2014 at the Wausau Assembly of God Church with Reverends T.A. Green and Danny Burns officiating. Family will receive one hour prior to funeral service for visitation. Interment will follow at the Wausau Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Brown Funeral Home directing.

Family will accept flowers but request donations be made to the Wausau Assembly of God Building Fund 3537 Washington Street, Wausau, FL 32463 or to The Gideon's International P.O. Box 140800 Nashville, TN 37214-0800. Friends and family may sign the online register at

Brown Funeral Home
1068 Main St.
Chipley, Fla. 32428

Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home
1068 Main St.  Chipley, FL 32428
(850) 638-4010
Published in Panama City News Herald on Apr. 9, 2014