Martina Thomason OWEN



OWEN, Martina Thomason Age 90 of Nashville, passed away November 19, 2012. Born January 18, 1922, in Leitchfield, KY, she was the daughter of Donald C. and Nona Litsey Thomason. Mrs. Owen was a 57-year active member of Andrew Price Memorial United Methodist Church in Donelson. She was preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, A.L. "Pete" Owen Sr. Survivors include her son, Allan Lee Owen Jr. (Deanna), of Houston, TX; two grandsons, Allan Lee Owen III (Lindsay) of Mercersburg, PA, and Scott McClain Owen (Elizabeth) of Ponte Vedra, FL; five great-grandchildren, Langley, Dalton, Emma Grace, Griffin, and Elouise; and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and other family members. A memorial service will be held Sunday, January 20, 2013, at 2 p.m. at Andrew Price Memorial UMC. Family members will receive friends at a reception following the service. The family wishes to thank the staff of Alive Hospice and McKendree Village and Dr. Richard Hock at Vanderbilt University Medical Center for their compassionate care. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Andrew Price Memorial UMC Endowment Fund, 2846 Lebanon Pike, Nashville, TN 37214.

Published in The Tennessean on Dec. 9, 2012